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Unfamiliar Fishes by Sarah Vowell

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Unfamiliar Fishes seems like it can't go wrong: after all, Sarah Vowell made me want to go visit sites of presidential assassinations.

Get Me Out by Randi Hutter Epstein, M.D.

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I couldn’t figure out why every woman I knew wasn’t reading this book, and then I realized not everyone wants to sit curled up by a fireplace and read about forceps or vesicovaginal fistulas.

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