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The Red Tent by Anita Diamant

This novel is fifteen years old now, and I think I may be the last woman on Earth to read it. It is certainly a novel for women, because it is written by a woman and it is about women … Continue reading

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Founding Mothers by Cokie Roberts

This book tells the stories of the women who were married to the men who founded the United States of America. That in itself is a major reason why I was not particularly enthralled with this book. History has seen … Continue reading

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Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi

I wonder what sort of target market Nafisi had in mind when she wrote this book. It is about her experiences of living in Tehran through the late 70s and early 80s as Iran went through a revolution, told through … Continue reading

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