The Paris Wife by Paula McLain 0 A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures a remarkable period of time and a love affair between two unforgettable people: Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)
In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson - The time is 1933, the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America’s first ambassador to Hitler’s Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in history. (Bilbary Town Library: Good for Readers, Good for Libraries)
Sarah's Key by Tatiana de Rosnay. Julia Jammond, an American and journalist, researches for the 60th anniversary the round-up of Jews in Paris 1942 . The story follows Julia's present day life and parallels a ten year old girl's perspective of the event. Read if you like character driven historical and psychological fiction.