Wake By Anna Hope Three women in 1920s London seek (and find) solace after the war: a dance-hall girl with a shell-shocked brother, a socialite who lost her fiancé, and a mother plagued by visions of her MIA son. A poignant debut sure to snag Downton Abbey and Atonement fans. - GoodHousekeeping.com
The Girl Who Fell from the Sky: A Novel by Heidi W. Durrow - This searing and heartwrenching portrait of a young biracial girl dealing with society's ideas of race and class is the winner of the Bellwether Prize for best fiction manuscript addressing issues of social justice.
Finished. The improbable love story of Scottish writer Robert Louis Stevenson and his tempestuous American wife, Fanny. At nearly 500 pages long, it's a book lovers dream. Fanny and Louis will be with me for a long time to come.
PriscillaBy Nicholas Shakespeare Curious to unravel his glamorous aunt's life in wartime France, the author gets more than he bargained for when he opens a trunkful of her diaries: It appears that she fraternized with the enemy. - GoodHousekeeping.com