All the old knives / Olen Steinhauer. Henry and Celia, former lovers and former CIA colleagues, meet for dinner to discuss the disastrous result of a hijacking five years previous. Regret and suspicion color the reunion as the story moves to a heart pounding conclusion.
The Boston girl : a novel / Anita Diamant. Addie Baum was born in 1900 to immigrant parents in Boston’s North End. Eighty five years later, she tells the story of her life to her granddaughter. Rich in women’s history and sensitively narrated by Linda Lavin.