WYR: Behind the Lines

Some weeks I’m itching for a good mystery. Others I’m craving an emotional roller coaster. Or fantasy. Or historical fiction. Or goodness knows what. It might be brand new or something ancient or anywhere in between. In any case, it’s nice to share, so …

What’s Your Read?

Geraldine Brooks takes us beyond Louisa May Alcott’s classic Little Women and behind the muck, horror, and desperation of the battle lines of the American Civil War. No longer an absent figure from the narrative, Mr. March takes center stage to deliver a harrowing account of what he omitted from the poetic letters of love and affection sent to his wife and daughters. From chapter one, hope battles heartbreak, gratitude with guilt.

March by Geraldine Brooks

March by Geraldine Brooks

What’s your next read?

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