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2013
Her promising career in 1960s London interrupted by an affair with a married professor that renders her a single mother, Jessica Speight faces wrenching questions about responsibility, potential, and compassion when her...
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2004
A contemporary scholar becomes engrossed with the life of an historical Crown Princess from Korea, and she finds her own life deeply affected.
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2009
The author offers an innovative mix of memoir, jigsaw-puzzle history, and the strange delights of puzzling, with sketches of her family members and her thoughts on the importance of childhood play, art, and writing.
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2006
A man who is a scholar in marine biology, and a woman who is a well-known feminist, grew up in the same English town on a northern sea to which they are travelling separately to attend a ceremony. In the past they had be...