Monday, May 30, 2016

A Powerful Story of a Young Woman and an Unspeakable Crime


Off the Shelf
By Sally Christie    |   Friday, May 27, 2016
The greatest gift of historical fiction is that it provides us with a window into a world diametrically different from our own. Good historical fiction brings us back in time and allows us to imagine, on both an emotional and sensory level, what it would be like to live in a different place and time. Hannah Kent’s Burial Rites does just that, sweeping us off to Iceland in the early nineteenth century. READ MORE

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