I Have Been Standing On The Side Of Life, Watching It Float By I Want To Swim In The River I Want To Feel The CurrentSo Writes Mamah Borthwick Cheney In Her Diary As She Struggles To Justify Her Clandestine Love Affair With Frank Lloyd Wright Four Years Earlier, In , Mamah And Her Husband, Edwin, Had Commissioned The Renowned Architect To Design A New Home For Them During The Construction Of The House, A Powerful Attraction Developed Between Mamah And Frank, And In Time The Lovers, Each Married With Children, Embarked On A Course That Would Shock Chicago Society And Forever Change Their Lives In This Ambitious Debut Novel, Fact And Fiction Blend Together Brilliantly While Scholars Have Largely Relegated Mamah To A Footnote In The Life Of America S Greatest Architect, Author Nancy Horan Gives Full Weight To Their Dramatic Love Story And Illuminates Cheney S Profound Influence On Wright Drawing On Years Of Research, Horan Weaves Little Known Facts Into A Compelling Narrative, Vividly Portraying The Conflicts And Struggles Of A Woman Forced To Choose Between The Roles Of Mother, Wife, Lover, And Intellectual Horan S Mamah Is A Woman Seeking To Find Her Own Place, Her Own Creative Calling In The World Mamah S Is An Unforgettable Journey Marked By Choices That Reshape Her Notions Of Love And Responsibility, Leading Inexorably Ultimately Lead To This Novel S Stunning Conclusion Elegantly Written And Remarkably Rich In Detail, Loving Frank Is A Fitting Tribute To A Courageous Woman, A National Icon, And Their Timeless Love Story
Nancy Horan is a writer and a journalist whose work has appeared in numerous publications She lives on an island in Puget Sound with her husband and two sons Loving Frank is her first novel.
- 384 pages
- Loving Frank
- Nancy Horan
- 10 May 2019 Nancy Horan