In Mrs. Grant and Madame Jule, New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini imagines the profound and complex relationship between beloved First Lady Julia Grant and the courageous, resourceful woman who was her slave.
In 1844, the shy Missouri belle Julia Dent met Lieutenant Ulysses S. Grant, a brilliant horseman and reluctant soldier. The two fell deeply in love, but four years passed before Julia’s father permitted them to wed. The groom’s abolitionist family refused… read more »
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Join the Elm Creek Quilters on their continuing adventures through American history past and present in this collection of three complete novels—The Runaway Quilt, The Quilter’s Legacy, and The Master Quilter—from New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Chiaverini.