Works

2009

The Muse of the Revolution: The Secret Pen of Mercy Otis Warren and the Founding of a Nation

2005

The Reluctant Spiritualist: The Life of Maggie Fox

1995

American Empress: The Life and Times of Marjorie Merriweather Post

1991

Isabella of Castile: The First Renaissance Queen

1984

The Mother Mirror: How a Generation of Women Is Changing Motherhood in America

1982

The New Suburban Woman: Beyond Myth and Motherhood

Awards and Recognition

  • The Historic 1699 Winslow House Award: Finalist in the USA Best Book Awards: American Antiquarian William Randolph Hearst Award for Research for THE MUSE OF THE REVOLUTION
  • DEFIANT BRIDES was a selection of the History, Military Book Clubs Book-of-the-Month Club 2 .
  • THE RELUCTANT SPIRITUALIST won the Outstanding Book Award for Nonfiction from the American Society of Journalists and Authors
  • ISABELLA OF CASTILE , a Book-of the Month Feature Dividend 1992; the 1992 Author of the Year Award from the American Society of Authors and Journalists and the Washington Irving Award, American Society of Journalists and Authors;
  • MacDowell Colony Fellow, 1981; Time, Inc. Scholarship, Bread Loaf Writers Conference 1980
  • THE RELUCTANT SPIRITUALIST: Nominated for a New York Historical Society Book Prize in American History

Press and Media Mentions

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Location

Plymouth, MA

Author Contact

Category

Biography & History

agent Contact

Joelle DelBourgo
201-773-0836