A delightful and absorbing novel about three families spanning 3 centuries whose lives are interconnected revolving around art and love.
For lovers of historical fiction this is a joyous read. ‘The Personal Librarian’ is a collaboration from Marie Benedict and Victoria Christopher Murray based on the true story of an African American woman who helped J. P. Morgan build his prestigious and famous manuscript and art collection during the beginning of the 20th century all the while passing as a white woman.
BRIGHTENING UP JANUARY
Time to turn a new page with the Den's January 2021's three bright ideas. We have a story about entrapment and trying to find your own voice set in Brooklyn, a touching and amusing portrayal of the beloved 'Olive' entering her twilight years and a mother's quest to unravel an exquisite Irish lament.
The Den's resolution is to kick-start 2021 with books that will ignite and inspire your book club.
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