The Splendid and the Vile

by Erik Larson

Book Reviews

  • This book has nothing to do with viruses or pandemics. But it is surprisingly relevant for these times. @exlarson provides a brilliant and gripping account of another era of widespread anxiety: the years 1940 and 1941. to Tweet
  • Here are five books that I’d recommend as we wrap up 2020. I hope you find something that helps you—or the book lover in your life—finish the year on a good note. to Tweet
  • Books on Churchill in 1940-1941 take on wholly different meanings during a crisis vs studying during times of peace & prosperity. to Tweet