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Maven Books

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

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Christina Alberta's Father
H.G. Wells
Weike Wang
Go, Went, Gone
Jenny Erpenbeck, Susan Bernofsky
Delusions of Gender: How Our Minds, Society, and Neurosexism Create Difference
Cordelia Fine
Tales from the Underworld
Hans Fallada

The Daughters of Mars by Thomas Keneally

The Daughters of Mars - Thomas Keneally

The rather formal writing made for a bland and not very appealing story.  I couldn't really get into it, because it didn't feel all that real.