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When book clubs decide to create a slate for the whole year, the order can be soothing to those who like to plan ahead. ¬†Each year around this time, one of my book clubs starts gearing up for the next … Continue reading

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That Woman

Ever since Winston Churchill referred to Wallis Simpson’s “erotic sexual techniques beyond polite imagination” in the movie “The King’s Speech,” I’ve wanted to know more about the divorced Baltimore woman who influenced a king. Anne Sebba’s biography – That Woman … Continue reading

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