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I don't want to give much away but Dead Girls came as a breath of fresh air. I don't read that many thrillers but the majority was sort of predictable. And, I cannot say the same about this book! Dead Girls is not only very well-written but the characters and plot are also woven beautifully.
Kim Lord, a famous feminist and avant garde artist, goes suddenly missing. This is Hummel's premise. Lord disappears before the opening of her new and groundbreaking exhibition that included self-portraits depicting famous and murdered women - the Black Dahlia, Chandra Levy, Nicole Brown Simpson, and others.
Everyone should read this book. And if you're into dystopian novels, then this is definitely a must-read. Don't wait any longer.
Well, it is definitely the most important feminist novel of the past two decades. This should be enough to make you run to the nearest bookstore and get it. But if it's not sufficient, just let me ramble on about this book.
It's not The Second Sex (Simone de Beauvoir) or The Female Eunuch (Germaine Greer), but it's not supposed to be.