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Review: ‘The Addicts’ by Gertrude Friedberg

Friedberg is almost lost to history. She was a mid 20th Century New York City playwright and author. ’The Addicts’ is a story eerily familiar to today’s readers. The cautionary tale is about a family who love to read at … Continue reading

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Review: Shirley Jackson ‘The Night we all had Grippe’

What an amazing short story. What a beautiful, lyrical piece of Americana. Originally published in Harper’s Magazine in the January, 1952 edition with a four-frame illustration. It was the lead story from ‘Man in the Fictional Mode’ Volume 2 from the wonderful … Continue reading

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