#7 Globe & Mail (Canada) Bestseller!
#9 Southern California Booksellers Association Bestseller!
#34 Independent Booksellers (US) Bestseller!
The Bookseller's Secret: A Novel of Nancy Mitford and WWII
“Gable’s ingenious story connects two struggling authors, eighty years apart, and is an ode to fans of Nancy Mitford and book lovers everywhere. Filled with crisp dialogue and populated with delightful, intriguing characters, the novel sings with wit and wisdom.” —FIONA DAVIS, New York Times bestselling author of The Lions of Fifth Avenue
“A triumphant story that highlights the magic of bookshops and a delightful tribute to an intriguing historical legend.” —KRISTINA MCMORRIS, New York Times bestselling author of Sold on a Monday
“A thoroughly entertaining tale based on the life of a legendary author, with wit, humor, and intrigue on every page.” —SUSAN MEISSNER, bestselling author of The Nature of Fragile Things
“Gable’s witty narrative effortlessly moves between two time periods and is enriched with cameos by historical figures and authentic, memorable characters. Historical fiction fans will be riveted from the first page.” —PUBLISHERS WEEKLY (starred review)
“A cunning blend of historical fiction, fetching romance, and literary thriller, Gable’s newest novel is sure to reinvigorate interest in Mitford and beguile fans of light-hearted relationship fiction.” —ALA BOOKLIST (starred review)
“A riveting page-turner that will leave you exclaiming, vive la littérature!” —TORONTO STAR
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