The Memory of Us by Camille Di Maio | Review

Julianne Westcott was living the kind of life that other Protestant girls in prewar Liverpool could only dream about: old money, silk ball gowns, and prominent young men lining up to escort her. But when she learns of a blind-and-deaf brother, institutionalized since birth, the illusion of her perfect life and family shatters around her. … More The Memory of Us by Camille Di Maio | Review

A Scandalous Proposal (The Little Season #2) by Kasey Michaels | Review + Giveaway

The drama of London’s Little Season continues in USA Today bestselling author Kasey Michaels’s vibrant new series featuring three courageous war heroes surrendering at last to love… Who would have thought a man could tire of being fawned over and flirted with? Ever since Cooper Townsend returned from France as a hero with a new … More A Scandalous Proposal (The Little Season #2) by Kasey Michaels | Review + Giveaway

Alice in Bed: A Novel by Judith Hooper | Review

Arm yourself against my dawn, which may at any moment cast you and Harry into obscurity, Alice James writes her brother William in 1891. In Judith Hooper’s magnificent novel, zingers such as this fly back and forth between the endlessly articulate and letter-writing Jameses, all of whom are geniuses at gossiping. And the James family … More Alice in Bed: A Novel by Judith Hooper | Review

Terrible Virtue by Ellen Feldman | Review

In the spirit of The Paris Wife and Loving Frank, the provocative and compelling story of one of the most fascinating and influential figures of the twentieth century: Margaret Sanger, the founder of Planned Parenthood—an indomitable woman who, more than any other, and at great personal cost, shaped the sexual landscape we inhabit today. The daughter of a … More Terrible Virtue by Ellen Feldman | Review

America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie | Review

In a compelling, richly researched novel that draws from thousands of letters and original sources, bestselling authors Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie tell the fascinating, untold story of Thomas Jefferson’s eldest daughter, Martha “Patsy” Jefferson Randolph—a woman who kept the secrets of our most enigmatic founding father and shaped an American legacy. From her earliest … More America’s First Daughter by Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie | Review