Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 23, 2022
by jenniferpuryear

Top 10 Books for Fall

As the days grow short and dark, novels beckon us into their bright worlds. Here are ten to consider for fall… The Marriage Portrait, by Maggie O’Farrell, is a gleaming invitation to 16th century Italy, a world in which court intrigue can lead to both love and murder. As the novel opens, Lucrezia, the third daughter of the grand duke of Florence, has married Alfonso, …

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