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Golden Hill: A Novel of Old New York
Francis Spufford
Who Cooked Adam Smith's Dinner?: A Story of Women and Economics
Katrine Marcal
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
Tales from the Underworld
Hans Fallada

Lolly Willowes: Or the Loving Huntsman by Sylvia Townsend Warner

Lolly Willowes : Or the Loving Huntsman (New York Review Books Classics) -  'Alison Lurie', 'Sylvia Townsend Warner'

It started out well enough, and but then the story took a weird turn. Unfortunately, this turn was rather strange and also got less interesting as it went along.