If you love historical fiction, flappers and early Hollywood then you’ll be sure to love this exploration of Louise Brooks’ early life.
In this enchanting novel we follow Cora Carlisle, a seemingly traditional woman who volunteers to chaperone the young Louise Brooks to New York. Laura Moriarty deals with the issues that were prevalent in the 1920s and beyond – Prohibition, the Great Depression, equal rights – whilst simultaneously exploring issues of self through her well-developed characters.
Utterly un-put-downable, this novel is perfect for curling up with on the couch on a cold night in. Grab it from your favourite bookstore, rent it from the library or download it on your e-reader today!