Twain’s End

Gallery Books - Add to the party a furious Clara Clemens, smarting from her own failed love affair, and carefully kept veneers shatter. Cullen splashes a surplus of fuel onto her incendiary raw material. New york times “Ms. Lyon, and his business manager, Ralph Ashcroft. Gallery Books. Poe comes a fictionalized imagining of the personal life of America’s most iconic writer: Mark Twain.

In march of 1909, mark twain cheerfully blessed the wedding of his private secretary, Isabel V. Cullen is the Bronte of our day. Huffington post a “people Pick” “Intelligently drawn. Library journal starred review from publishers Weekly From the bestselling and highly acclaimed author of the “page-turning tale” Library Journal, starred review Mrs.

Twain's End - He proceeded to write a ferocious 429-page rant about the pair, a thief, a drunkard, a conspirator, a hypocrite, a traitor, calling Isabel “a liar, a sneak, a humbug, a forger, a filthy-minded and salacious slut pining for seduction. Twain and his daughter, then slandered Isabel in the newspapers, Clara Clemens, erasing her nearly seven years of devoted service to their family.

Based on isabel lyon’s extant diary, twain’s writings and letters, and events in Twain’s boyhood that may have altered his ability to love, Twain’s End explores this real-life tale of doomed love. One month later, he fired both.





Mrs. Poe

Gallery Books - As a mother trying to support two young children after her husband’s cruel betrayal, Frances jumps at the chance to meet the illustrious Mr. But when edgar’s frail wife, insists on befriending Frances as well, Virginia, the relationship becomes as dark and twisted as one of Poe’s tales. Inspired by literature’s most haunting love triangle, award-winning author Lynn Cullen delivers a pitch-perfect rendering of Edgar Allan Poe, his mistress’s tantalizing confession, and his wife’s frightening obsession in this new masterpiece of historical fiction to which Sara Gruen says, “Mrs.

Poe had my heart racing. Don't miss it!”1845: new york city is a sprawling warren of gaslit streets and crowded avenues, optimism and opportunity, bustling with new immigrants and old money, poverty and crime. What follows is a flirtation, frances finds herself falling slowly and inexorably under the spell of her mysterious, then a seduction, then an illicit affair…and with each clandestine encounter, complicated lover.

Mrs. Poe - Poe may be as impossible as cheating death itself… and don't miss the next captivating novel from Lynn Cullen—Twain’s End—where the acclaimed author tells a fictionalized imagining of the relationship between iconic author Mark Twain and his personal secretary, Isabel Lyon. Gallery Books. Although not a great fan of poe’s writing, she is nonetheless overwhelmed by his magnetic presence—and the surprising revelation that he admires her work.

Edgar allan poe’s “the raven” is all the rage—the success of which a struggling poet like Frances Osgood can only dream.





I Am Rembrandt's Daughter

Bloomsbury USA Childrens - Gallery Books. Cornelia alone must care for him, though she herself is haunted by secrets and scandal. Out of favor with amsterdam's elite, Rembrandt van Rijn, once revered, and considered brash and unreasonable by his patrons, is now teetering on the brink of madness. And then there is neel, her father's last remaining pupil, whose steadfast devotion to Rembrandt both baffles and touches her.

Based on historical fact, and filled with family dramas and a love triangle that would make Jane Austen proud, I Am Rembrandt's Daughter is a powerful account of a young woman's struggle to come of age within the shadow of one of the world's most brilliant and complicated artists. With her mother dead of the plague, and her beloved brother newly married and moved away, Cornelia van Rijn finds herself without a friend or confidante―save her difficult father.

I Am Rembrandt's Daughter - Her only happiness comes in chance meetings with Carel, the son of a wealthy shipping magnate whose passion for art stirs Cornelia.





The Creation of Eve

G.P. Putnam's Sons - It's 1559. Only men are allowed to draw the naked figure, so she can merely observe from afar the lush works of art that Michelangelo sculpts and paints from life. Sheltered and yet gifted with extraordinary talent, she yearns to capture all that life and beauty in her own art. And if the crime of displeasing the King is banishment, the crime of cuckolding him must surely be death.

The creation of eve is a riveting novel based on the true but little- known story of Sofonisba Anguissola, the first renowned female artist of the Renaissance. Soon, the king, and the king's illegitimate half brother, Sofi becomes embroiled in a love triangle involving the Queen, Don Juan. Fiction, Novel.

The Creation of Eve - Hopelessly bound by the rules and restrictions of her position, Sofi yearns only to paint. But after a scandal involving one of Michelangelo's students, she flees Rome and fears she has doomed herself and her family. And yet the young queen needs sofi's help in other matters- inexperiences as she is, but she fails to give him an heir, the Queen not only fails to catch the King's eye, both of which are crimes that could result in her banishment.

The spanish court is a nest of intrigue and gossip, where a whiff of impropriety can bring ruin. Combining art, the creation of eve is an expansive, drama, and history from the Golden Age of Spain, original, and addictively entertaining novel that asks the question: Can you ever truly know another person's heart? Gallery Books.

After sofi's flight from rome, her family eagerly accepts an invitation from fearsome King Felipe II of Spain for her to become lady-in-waiting and painting instructor to his young bride.





Mrs. Poe

Gallery Books - Inspired by literature’s most haunting love triangle, his mistress’s tantalizing confession, and his wife’s frightening obsession in this new masterpiece of historical fiction to which Sara Gruen says, award-winning author Lynn Cullen delivers a pitch-perfect rendering of Edgar Allan Poe, “Mrs.

And like those gothic heroines whose fates are forever sealed, Frances begins to fear that deceiving Mrs. Used book in Good Condition. Poe had my heart racing. Don't miss it!” and make sure to check out the captivating new novel from Lynn Cullen—Twain’s End—where the acclaimed author tells a fictionalized imagining of the relationship between iconic author Mark Twain and his personal secretary, Isabel Lyon.

Mrs. Poe - 1845: new york city is a sprawling warren of gaslit streets and crowded avenues, bustling with new immigrants and old money, optimism and opportunity, poverty and crime. But when edgar’s frail wife, virginia, insists on befriending Frances as well, the relationship becomes as dark and twisted as one of Poe’s tales.

Fiction, Novel. Although not a great fan of poe’s writing, she is nonetheless overwhelmed by his magnetic presence—and the surprising revelation that he admires her work. Poe at a small literary gathering, if only to help her fledgling career. As a mother trying to support two young children after her husband’s cruel betrayal, Frances jumps at the chance to meet the illustrious Mr.