Denise Kiernan - 'The Last Castle'

From Denise Kiernan, the author of the New York Times bestseller, The Girls of Atomic City, comes the fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore--the largest, grandest residence ever built in the United States. In The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home, the story of Biltmore spans World Wars, the Jazz Age, the Depression, and generations of the famous Vanderbilt family, and features a captivating cast of real-life characters including F. Scott Fitzgerald and Thomas Wolfe. Kiernan is here Monday, October 9 at 7pm to share with us the story of our state's closest thing to royalty.

Event date: 
Monday, October 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
North Hills
4209-100 Lassiter Mill Road
Raleigh, NC 27609
The Last Castle: The Epic Story of Love, Loss, and American Royalty in the Nation's Largest Home Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476794044
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Touchstone Books - September 26th, 2017

New York Times Bestseller

"A soaring and gorgeous American story" (Karen Abbott) from the author of the New York Times bestselling The Girls of Atomic City.

The fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore--the largest, grandest residence ever built in the United States.