Posted by: biblioglobal | March 12, 2014

Hipsters of 1945

The Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark“Beer was served in jam-jars, which was an affectation of the highest order, since jam-jars were at that time in shorter supply than glasses and mugs.”

The Girls of Slender Means by Muriel Spark

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  1. I loved this book and the way Spark slipped in cunning little asides like this:)

    • She really does have some great lines! Honestly, I struggled a bit with the Muriel Spark books I read previously, but I had a better time with this one.


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