Called the "new star of historical fiction" by Ann Patchett, Paula McLain, the bestselling author of The Paris Wife, continues to explore the women in Ernest Hemingway's life. This time, she has focused on Martha Gellhorn, an ambitious, fiercly independent woman who was one of the greatest war correspondents of the twentieth century, in addition to being Hemingway's wife.
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“Paula McLain cements herself as the writer of historical fiction.”—Jodi Picoult
Paula McLain will be in conversation with Therese Fowler, author of Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald.
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - The bestselling author of The Paris Wife returns to the subject of Ernest Hemingway in a novel about his passionate, stormy marriage to Martha Gellhorn--a fiercely independent, ambitious young woman who would become one of the greatest war correspondents of the twentieth century.
Who is Zelda, other than the wife of a famous—sometimes infamous—husband? How can she forge her own identity while fighting her demons and Scott’s, too? With brilliant insight and imagination, Therese Anne Fowler brings us Zelda’s irresistible story as she herself might have told it.