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The Persephone Book of Short Stories: The Music Box by Malachi Whitaker

Before reading The Music Box, Malachi Whitaker was unknown to me. But according to the brief biographies at the back of the book, Malachi Whitaker was a renown short story writer in her time, dubbed “Bradford Chekhov.” The story is centered around a young woman, Mrs. Morphett and her little boy, Henry. The mother and the […]