Books by Lucy Moore

ANYTHING GOES by Lucy Moore
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 11, 2010

"Snappy, vivid account of America's most glittering decade."
Moore (Liberty: The Lives and Times of Six Women in Revolutionary France, 2007, etc.) delivers a fast-paced portrait of the 20th-century's fizziest decade, replete with gangsters, flappers, speakeasies and jazz. Read full book review >
NON-FICTION
Released: May 1, 2007

"The narrative round-robin can be chaotic. Still, an attractive book for those with an interest in women's history of the period."
A fascinating, if disjointed, hagiography of six women often overlooked by the history books despite their behind-the-scenes involvement in the cultural affairs and politics of Revolutionary France. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 3, 2005

"A stirring story of women strong enough to both embrace and defy tradition."
The British historian examines the remarkable transition of India's female royalty from fairy-tale queens to activist powerbrokers as colonial fiefdoms merged into Asia's largest democracy. Read full book review >
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 29, 1998

"The result is edifying, richly colorful, and, at times, enthralling."
This nifty popular history spotlights the interrelated careers of the Georgian era's two most notorious good-for-nothings: Jonathan Wild and Jack Sheppard. Read full book review >