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Reviews about historical, literary, classic, and other fiction.  Miscellaneous book things.

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Perfume: The Story of a Murderer
Patrick Süskind , John E. Woods
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Eleanor Roosevelt
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John Wray
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Skylark by Dezső Kosztolányi

Skylark (New York Review Books Classics) - Dezso Kosztolanyi

I liked parts of this book, and the writing style was simple but pleasing. However, some of it is sad, and I expected more to happen at the end.