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The Wreath by Sigrid Undset
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Mar 06, 2011

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bookshelves: classics, historical-fiction, read-in-2011
Read from March 06 to 11, 2011

Young and stupid people are young and stupid. Hurrr. I do love the attention to detail though. The meticulously constructed picture of daily life in this place and this time made it worth the read, for sure, and I suspect that I will grow to like the MC a bit more as she grows up. If I can get past the extreme religiousness. That is a pretty big and alien wall for me to climb. It leaves me scratching my head and WTF-ing most of the time. I mean...running into a burning church to save some pieces of metal and some crackers? Really?
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03/07/2011 "It's so freaking big and unwieldy (I have the omnibus edition) that I had to find a download. Really into it though. It's like a Scandinavian Mists of Avalon...kind of."

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