“You may not have heard of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s…wife Sophia Peabody, but this reimagining of her life will have you transfixed.” ~People Magazine
“FALLEN BEAUTY shows us the scandalous and deeply fascinating life of one of the most mysterious writers in our history...[A] dream to hand sell. This one is a book club magnet!” ~Jean Lewis, Bookseller
“This gem of a novel spins a different, touching story…You will love it, as I absolutely did.” ~Tatiana de Rosnay, New York Times bestselling author of Sarah’s Key
“Brings Key West to life.…Readers will delight in the complex relationships and vivid setting.”—Publishers Weekly
USA Best Books Award Finalist!
"The writing throughout the collection is consistently solid; each story engages readers immediately and leaves them feeling as if they’ve known the characters for years." ~Historical Novels Review
"Skillfully weaving events from the agent’s past with the tension-filled days and nights of 1944, Robuck creates an indelible portrait of an unforgettable hero."—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
Robuck lures the reader into the mud and the muck alongside the protagonists as they face the dangers and destruction wrought by the conflict. Fans of WWII dramas are in for a treat.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)