If you enjoy biographies, here are a few new ones to try:
The Passage of Power: the Years of Lyndon Johnson by Robert Caro is the fourth volume in the author’s acclaimed series on the life ofLBJ. The latestvolume covers Johnson’s years as vice president andhisbecoming president upon the death of JFK. (B Johnson)
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman by Robert K. Massie is the best-selling biography of the Empress of Russia and her 34 year reign in the 18th century. (B Catherine II)
Myrna Loy: The Only Good Girl in Hollywood by Emily W. Leider is the first biography of the actress best known for her role of Nora Charles in the Thin Man series. (B Loy)
Just One Catch: A Biography of Joseph Heller by Tracy Daugherty is the first biography of Heller and it is published in time for the 50th anniversary of Heller’s most famous work, Catch-22. (B Heller)
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