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“The Other Woman” Book Review: A Juicy Beach Read for the End of Summer

Released just in time for Labor Day Weekend, The Other Woman (Macmillan) by Sandie Jones is equal parts psychological thriller and juicy romantic beach novel that the New York Times book review calls “whiplash inducing.” Jones sets up the perfect love store: Girl (Emily Havistock) meets guy (Adam Banks) at a networking event for her illustrious London job, and the two instantly hit it off. Despite a rocky relationship past, Emily takes the leap with Adam, only to find he is “involved” with another woman. 

Real Lace Revisited

Our longtime contributor Jamie MacGuire is out with a new book this month, just in time for St. Patrick’s Day. Real Lace Revisited is an updating of Stephen Birmingham’s 1973 best seller, Real Lace, which chronicled the rise of the first wealthy Irish families in America. Jamie sat down with Lily Hoagland to talk about …

Tale As Old As Time

Watches can chronicle the 20th century, an era that was eventful for a host of reasons—especially in terms of advances in technology. Nicholas Foulkes, through The Impossible Collection of Watches, selects the ones that punctuated the period. This season, historian Nicholas Foulkes presents The Impossible Collection of Watches (Assouline), a record of the 100 watches …