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Review: Burial Rites

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Ray Palen

Australian author Hannah Kent makes her debut with BURIAL RITES. This riveting, historically based novel deals with a fictionalized retelling of the final months of a young Icelandic woman named Agnes Magnusdottir, who was executed for murder in 1830. As a teenager, Kent traveled to Iceland, where she first heard Agnes's story. The fact that Agnes was the last female to be executed in Iceland ... Read full review

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