Written in 1912 by one of the country's best known writers, The Serious Game follows the story of a man and woman who fall for each other at a young age. Their love lasts through the years, but that's not enough for them to be together, and they both end up marrying other people. Decades later, can they rekindle the passion of their youth?
Gender roles, the class system and women's rights have evolved over the past decade, as of course has the city of Stockholm which plays an important role as the setting of much of the book. But what lessons of the novel are still applicable today? We'll find out and will be discussing in our Book Club Facebook group.
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