“The Lost Art of Keeping Secrets” by Eva Rice is a delightful and heartwarming novel that explores the transformative power of friendship, glamour, and family. Penelope Wallace’s journey serves as a powerful reminder of the importance of female support and solidarity, as well as the transformative power of new experiences and opportunities. The novel’s exploration of family and community provides valuable insights into the ways in which our relationships shape our identities and values. Overall, “The Lost Art of Keeping Secrets” is a charming and uplifting novel that is sure to enchant and inspire readers.
“The Custom of the Country” by Edith Wharton is a novel that explores the life of Undine Spragg, a young woman from the Midwest who moves to New York City in pursuit of wealth and high society. Undine is a spoiled and selfish character who will stop at nothing to achieve her materialistic goals, even if it means hurting those around her.