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City of Women by David R. Gillham
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The Aviator's Wife by Melanie Benjamin
The Aviator's Wife
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I am 48% into the book (Kindle) and enjoying it. As always, I am a shocked at the confines of a woman's life as little as 70-100 years ago and by the truth in "watch what you wish for". The book is told through the eyes of Anne Lindberg who loved Cha...more
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The Other Typist by Suzanne Rindell
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Midwives by Chris Bohjalian
Midwives
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This book shares a heart-wrenching at-home birth that stirred many philosophical thoughts. There are situations in which one can find oneself where you are basically 'screwed'. In order to not divulge any 'spoiler' information, I will use another exa...more
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Lies You Wanted to Hear by James Whitfield Thomson
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