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November 25

Jackie Jacobsen-Côté is currently reading
Dead Girls by Alice Bolin Dead Girls: Essays on Surviving an American Obsession by Alice Bolin (Goodreads Author)

November 24

The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker
rated a book it was amazing The Silence of the Girls by Pat Barker
read in November, 2018
It's rare that I actually find myself loving a book that's been given accolades across the board - usually the heaps of praise put upon a book turn me off, or make me have outlandish expectations about how good it could be.

This was not the case here.
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November 11

The Stockholm Octavo by Karen Engelmann
rated a book really liked it The Stockholm Octavo by Karen Engelmann (Goodreads Author)
read in November, 2018
This has been sitting on my bookshelf for a few months now, and I'm glad I finally got around to reading it. I'm a big Norwegian history nut - and never really cared much about Sweden (given that Sweden took over Norway in 1814 contrary to Norwegian ...more