The Twelve Rooms of the Nile
(Simon and Schuster, 2012)
Enid Shomer's debut novel, in which Florence Nightingale and Gustave Flaubert, both travelling in Egypt in 1849, form a deep friendship, marked by intelligence, humor, and a ravishing tenderness, that alters their destinies in the early days of the European exploration of the Nile.
—from Lippincott Massie McQuilkin
Stars at Noon: Poems from the Life of Jacqueline Cochran
(University of Arkansas Press, 2001)
Poems that give voice to the mercurial, dazzling woman who first broke the sound barrier.