Barren Bitches Book Brigade

HandMaids Tale

An “Unwoman’s” Perspective

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Lest the headline of this post give you pause, I’m still very much a woman. At least I know I am, but in Margaret Atwood’s unsettling book The Handmaid’s Tale I would be an “Unwoman.”&hellip

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Happiness Sold Separately

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Lolly Winston imbues her novel Happiness Sold Separately with poignant and meaningful passages and scenes that characterize the lasting and sometimes surprising impact that infertility visits on a couple’s relationship. Winston does a fine job&hellip

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Waiting for Daisy: Barren Bitches Book Tour

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I feel I’m coming full circle here because one of my very first posts concerned Waiting for Daisy. Little did I know then it would be the subject of a book tour. As you can&hellip

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How a Novel Can Make Us Look at Ourselves and our Choices

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This is my first participation in the Barren Bitches Book Brigade. Thanks, Mel, for organizing it. Now in the interest of full disclosure I first tried to read this book some 18 months ago when&hellip

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