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Books: ‘City of Girls’
Elizabeth Gilbert, author of “City of Girls” Photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders

Like a dip in cool Lake Wononscopomuc after a steamy afternoon of gardening, Elizabeth Gilbert’s “City of Girls” refreshed me, invigorated me. It might be my pick for novel of the summer, particularly for us girls. 

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