January 17, 2023: The Five: The Untold Stories of the Women Killed by Jack the Ripper by Hallie Rubenhold
Five devastating human stories and a dark and moving portrait of Victorian London - the untold lives of the women killed by Jack the Ripper.
February 21, 2023: Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian
Meet Chloe. She’s a freshman honor student, who also happens to be a psychopath. Chloe is one of seven students at her DC-based college who are part of an unusual clinical study for psychopaths—students like herself who lack empathy and can’t comprehend emotions like fear or guilt.
March 21, 2023: The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
This is a fictionalized story of how Slovakian Jew Lale Sokolov, who was imprisoned at Auschwitz in 1942, fell in love with a girl he was tattooing at the concentration camp. The story is based on the real lives of Sokolov and his wife, Gita Furman.
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