This week Alice and Kim share books about some of their favorite epic love stories and gush about some new (and awesome) historical true crime.
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Nonfiction in the News
Just Don’t Call Her a Ghostwriter [New York Times]
Between Two Kingdoms: A Memoir of a Life Interrupted by Suleika Jaouad
The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of the NAACP by Alex Tresniowski
The Black Butterfly: The Harmful Politics of Race and Space in America by Lawrence T. Brown
Epic Love Stories
Gracie: A Love Story by George Burns
One Hundred Names for Love by Diane Ackerman
A Natural History of Love by Diane Ackerman
Outlaw Marriages: The Hidden Histories of Fifteen Extraordinary Same-Sex Couples by Rodger Streitmatter
Victoria The Queen by Julia Baird
We Two: Victoria and Albert: Rulers, Partners, Rivals by Gillian Gill
Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder by T.A. Willberg