Book Review: The Dutch House

At the end of the Second World War, Cyril Conroy combines luck and a single canny investment to begin an enormous real estate empire, propelling his family from poverty to enormous wealth. His first order of business is to buy the Dutch House, a lavish estate in the suburbs outside of Philadelphia. Meant as a … Continue reading Book Review: The Dutch House

Book Review-The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding

https://www.amazon.com/Gown-Novel-Royal-Wedding/dp/0062674951/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=The+Gown%3A+A+Novel+of+the+Royal+Wedding&qid=1559500949&s=gateway&sr=8-1 I've read a lot about World War 2, and this is such a fresh take on Britain just before Queen Elizabeth gets married. It's not so much about the Royal Wedding despite the title. The story has three narrators, Ann Hughes and Miriam Dassin are embroiderers who worked on The Dress themselves. Heather Mackenzie … Continue reading Book Review-The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding