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Old Baggage by Lissa Evans review – suffrage and showdowns

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In this bittersweet comic novel set in 1928, a veteran of the women’s suffrage movement refuses to give up the fight Mattie Simpkin, former suffragette, is referred to by the disparaging epithet of the book’s title only once, by an insignificant young man (all the males in this novel are peripheral). It’s 1928 and at last the suffrage is to be extended to women over 21. It doesn’t come soon enough for
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