A timeless story of family, war, art, and betrayal set around an ancient, ancestral home in the Tuscan countryside from bestselling novelist Valerie Martin. When Jan, an American academic, rents an apartment in a Tuscan villa for the summer, she...
An extraordinary, cinematic saga of rags-to-riches-to-revolution that follows an orphan girl coming of age in Iran at a time of dramatic upheaval It is the 1950s in a restless Iran, a country rich in oil but deeply divided by class and religion....
"Nurse Julia Power duties as a midwife in a Dublin hospital take on extraordinary measures when she’s assigned women about to give birth during the Spanish Influenza, duties made manageable when lively Bridie Sweeney appears out of nowhere to help...."
"NYT labor reporter writes a page-turning narrative about the labor movement’s highs and lows in its campaigns to support working men and belatedly women and people of color. The book is September’s NYT/PBS NewsHour ‘Now Read This’ book selection.