Dreaming in French

For three extraordinary young women -- Jacqueline Bouvier, Susan Sontag, and Angela Davis -- living abroad in Paris in the years after World War II was a transformative experience. Alice Kaplan offers readers a unique perspective on the hopes and ambitions of these influential figures as their world views were shaped by their time in the City of Light.

July 28: Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin eloped on this day in 1814.

Crime fiction legends Dennis Lehane and Michael Connelly discuss the new book that unites their beloved sleuths Patrick Kenzie and Harry Bosch.

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