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Book Review - The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women

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 Whether you’re into history, legal drama, or medical mysteries, non-fiction bestseller The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America’s Shining Women has something for you.  Author Kate Moore uses intimately personal details to weave together the tragic and compelling story of the Radium Girls, young women who grasped an opportunity and wound up suffering more greatly than any of them could imagine. Ultimately, this book carries a message of hope; it’s a story of the underdog triumphing over the powerful against all odds. But be warned – this book verges on horror as it unflinchingly describes the gruesome injuries...

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