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Tough-as-nails Eve Duncan is a forensic sculptor, using anthropological facial reconstruction to help identify crime victims. Follow her high-action thrilling adventures as she digs deep into the crime world.
Laurel Ulrich looks at the making of history from a woman’s perspective, looking at three key works–the fifteenth-century Book of the City of Ladies by Christine de Pizan, Elizabeth Cady Stanton’s memoirs, and Virginia Woolf’s essay, A Room of One’s Own, to reveal how women both make and record history.
Recounting the story of her life to her granddaughter, octogenarian Addie describes how she was raised in early 20th-century America by suspicious Jewish immigrant parents in a teeming multicultural neighborhood. By the author of The Red Tent.
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The book club meets at Prison City Pub and Brewery at 28 State St. in Auburn.
Ten-year-old Auggie Pullman, who was born with extreme facial abnormalities and was not expected to survive, goes from being home-schooled to entering fifth grade at a private middle school in Manhattan, which entails enduring the taunting and fear of his classmates as he struggles to be seen as just another student.