The e-book version of "After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child,” which examines the bittersweet human condition of love and loss of 18 famous widow/ers such as Mary Todd Lincoln, George Burns, Mark Twain, C.S. Lewis, and Amelia Earhart's widower, is made available for free by Act II Publications, LLC, for two days: Tues-Weds, August 30-31, 2016.
On Tues-Weds, August 30-31: download the e-book version of After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child for free at: https://www.amazon.com/After-
You can click here to "Look Inside" to read excerpts. The e-book is regularly $5.49, while the soft cover is $9.95.
To learn more about After the Loss of a Spouse: From Henry VIII to Julia Child, which is the second book in the "After the Loss of a Spouse" series (first is "After the Loss of a Spouse: What's Next"), or watch the author, Lisa Saunders, discuss her book, visit: http://authorlisasaunders.
•George Palmer Putnam (Amelia Earhart’s widower)
•Katharine Graham (of The Washington Post)
•Mary Todd Lincoln
•Milton Hershey (Hershey's Kisses)
•Coretta Scott King
•Captain von Trapp (of The Sound of Music)
•Hetty Green (world's greatest miser)
•William Gillette (aka Sherlock Holmes)
•Frances Wolfe Sisson (widow of Mystic, Connecticut, sea captain who perished in one of Texas’s worst maritime disasters)
•Abby Day Slocomb (widow behind Connecticut State flag design sent recently opened time capsule from Europe during WWI).
"What does Mary Todd Lincoln have in common with George Burns? Not a whole lot, except that they were also both widowed and are featured in Mystic [Connecticut] resident Lisa Saunders’ new book, 'After the Loss of a Spouse, Henry VIII to Julia Child.'” So begins Amy J. Barry's article in The Day found at: http://www.theday.com/article/
Published: May 25, 2016
Act II Publications, LLC
Paperback: 6" x 9" (15.24 x 22.86 cm)
Interior: Black & White on Cream paper
BISAC: History / General