Benjamin shines a dazzling spotlight on a fascinating 19th-century icon and inspiration whose most daunting limitation became her greatest strength. "The Autobiography of Mrs. Tom Thumb" is the irresistible epic of a heroine who conquered the country with a heart as big as her dreams.
From the author of "A Ticket to Ride" comes a
stunningly evocative, beautifully rendered story told in the voice of Ernest Hemingway''s first wife, Hadley.Book Format: Audio Cassette Unabridged / Audio CD Unabridged. Number of Pages: 6. Publisher: Random House Audio
For more than fifty years, Phineas T. Barnum embodied all
that was grand and fraudulent in American mass culture. Over the course of a life that spanned the nineteenth century (1810 91), he inflicted himself upon a surprisingly willing ...
In this novel, Louis Ferdinand Celine (Journey to the End
of the Night, Death on the Installment Plan) offers us a vivid chronicle of a desperate man''s frantic flight from France in the final months of World War II.Book ...