I have read all of the poetry and almost all of the literature and plays, but some of the history and many of the biographies will be new to me. Looking forward to getting in some plentiful reading time over the holidays. The Well-Educated Mind List
In a new book, journalist Jenny Nordberg writes about the bacha posh, young girls who dress up like boys to enjoy the freedoms of being an Afghan male for as long as they can.The Underground Girls of Kabul.
The Man Who Broke Into Auschwitz: A True Story of World War II by Denis Avey . true story of a British soldier who twice switched places with a Jew in the adjacent prison camp to see what life was like. It was, of course, horrible. FREE at the library.