Chicago, 1920: Hadley Richardson is a quiet 28-year-old who has all but given up on love and happiness, until she meets Ernest Hemingway. Though deeply in love, the Hemingways are ill prepared for the free-loving life of Jazz Age Paris.
Charlie Brakebill was a GI stationed in France during WWII. This book is the story of how he and a young French woman met and courted, how they were separated by the war, and how decades later he finds closure. Discussion/Q&A followed by signing.