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I like reading about history. This was not a dull history book. I had a hard time putting down the book to go to sleep at night. The way it was written sometimes confused. Read morePublished 22 days ago by Gordon Reynolds
"This never happened."
Don Draper says that all the time on Mad Men, and in fact he says it to a character who's in the midst of a breakdown after an unwed pregnancy. Read more
This book is compassionate, insightful, well-researched and heartbreaking. I have learned so much! I am sad that I bought into so many societally based assumptions (ignorance is... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Kathryn Norman
"We think you are our brother," said the woman's voice on my phone... many years ago. Imagine that. Words I have longed to hear for my whole life! (I am now 66. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Terence Fitzpatrick
A very touching book. A must read. It's so sad how girls were treated back then and how it affected the rest of their lives.Published 1 month ago by HELEN VOKOLOU
As an adoptee who was surrendered in 1966, I was both curious and terrified to read this book. I wanted to know more about the social and political clime that set the stage for my... Read morePublished 1 month ago by Linda L. Frederick
I was directed to this book by my daughter, whom I had placed for adoption 37 years ago. I was able to relate with the words written in the pages, so much so, that I was motivated... Read morePublished 2 months ago by apetersmom
This book is very well-researched. The times in the mid-20th Century were troubling for young women, yet this book is quite enlightening.Published 2 months ago by Rosalee A. Lindner