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[Reading] ➸ Seal Woman Author Solveig Eggerz – American-classics.co In the rubble of 1947 Berlin artist Charlotte flees her past and everything she has lost by responding to an ad calling for 'strong women who can cook and do farm work' in Iceland But painful memoriesIn the rubble of 1947 Berlin artist Charlotte flees her past and everything she has lost by responding to an ad calling for 'strong women who can cook and do.

Farm work' in Iceland But painful memories and ghosts follow Charlotte as she struggles to make a new life in a raw and rugged landscape This powerful debut.

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