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Literary Sara

What I've been reading on the trolley. 

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Salt Fish Girl: A Novel
Larissa Lai
A Place of Greater Safety
Hilary Mantel
Make Art Make Money: Lessons from Jim Henson on Fueling Your Creative Career
Elizabeth Hyde Stevens
Moby Dick: or, the White Whale
Herman Melville

The Secret Financial Life of Food: From Commodities Markets to Supermarkets

The Secret Financial Life of Food: From Commodities Markets to Supermarkets (Arts and Traditions of the Table: Perspectives on Culinary History) - Kara Newman I suspect I would have been more engaged by the book if I had started with a working knowledge of the stock market. But I appreciated the crisp, straightforward telling, and the snapshots of market men wrangling the very solid realities of foodstuffs into the more abstract systems of money and commerce.