Pierce Carver was one of Austin's richest, most successful surgeons. And he was going to marry trauma nurse Rose Marie Castle and put her aching feet into glass slippers. Unfortunately, the doctor
with it and suffers a devastating trauma when she learns the truth about the being she has almost fallen in love with. But it's an ill wind that blows no good, as both she and Afra discover in trying to console each
and Professor of Afro-American Studies, Harvard University Magical realism has become almost synonymous with Latin American fiction, but this way of representing the layered and often contradictory reality
. Hopefully it will be as good as this one is. All in all, an excellent book.
I have spent around six years perusing endless amounts of Tudor historical fiction. Along my way I have
that followed. He had to survive, psychologically and emotionally, or the Nazis would have triumphed even if they hadn't managed to force him into a gas chamber. It's the story of how Gay overcame the trauma