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Maven Books

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
It's Up to the Women
Eleanor Roosevelt
The Lost Time Accidents: A Novel
John Wray
How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain, and What It Means for Your Health, the Law, and Human Nature
Lisa Feldman Barrett

On Forsyte 'Change by John Galsworthy

On Forsyte 'Change - John Galsworthy

A collection of short stories about the Forsytes, taking place at various points before and during the first three books of the Chronicles.  Some were definitely stronger than others, but it was nice to see more of these characters during these earlier times.