Posted by: A. C. Cockerill | August 24, 2012

Book Recommendation: Women’s Fiction – Lisa See and Kristin Hannah

Fiction or Nonfiction:  Fiction

Type:  20th century historical series

Author: Lisa See

Title:  “Shanghai Girls” and “Dreams of Joy”

Why:  “Shanghai Girls” and “Dreams of Joy” form a series that gives a visceral and educational peek into 20th century China, a must-read for American women.

Recommended for Book Clubs:  Definitely.

Fiction or Nonfiction:  Fiction

Type:  20th – 21st century historical

Author: Kristin Hannah

Title:  “Winter Garden”

Why:  “Winter Garden” provides an equally moving and important look into 20th century Russia. This is also a must-read for American women.

Recommended for Book Clubs:  Absolutely.


Responses

  1. I LOVE Lisa See’s books. They are wonderful and the stories stick with you for a long time.

    • I love what I learned from these books, Casey. All three of the books will haunt a reader for months. Cheers, Ashley


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