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“Fugitive Pieces” by Anne Michaels

These Canadian authors have a poetic way with words: Margaret Atwood, Alice Munro and now Anne Michaels… This is the story of Jakob Beer, a seven year old Jewish boy in the Polish town of Biskupin, the site of an … Continue reading

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“Alone in Berlin” by Hans Fallada

This is one of those books, which is difficult to put down. I almost missed my metro stop, a couple of times reading this. This is the story of two decent Germans in a Berlin gripped by fear. Anna and … Continue reading

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