The Time in Between

A romantic tale of intrigue as stylish as a bespoke gown. The epic story of Sira Quiroga, a young seamstress who reinvents herself, first as a couturier and then as a spy, is woven against the vivid backdrops of Madrid and Morocco during World War II. This captivating first novel by Spanish writer and professor Maria Dueñas is already a runaway bestseller in Europe.

July 25: On this day in 1834 Samuel Taylor Coleridge died of heart disease at the age of sixty-one.

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