Books by Patricia O’Toole

THE MORALIST by Patricia O’Toole
Released: April 24, 2018

"A balanced, welcome new addition to the Wilson shelf."
O'Toole (When Trumpets Call: Theodore Roosevelt After the White House, 2005, etc.) adds to a long list of Woodrow Wilson (1856-1924) biographies with a skillfully crafted account of the president's life and legacy. Read full book review >
Released: March 1, 2005

"A mighty—and mighty trying—soul, very capably and vigorously scrutinized here."
Teddy Roosevelt did not go gently into the good night of postpresidential politics; rather, writes O'Toole, he made as much of a stir out of office as in it, and "the last decade of his life would blind him to distinctions between the public interest and his own." Read full book review >
Released: May 13, 1998

"This book succeeds because O'Toole is serious about morality without being preachy and accepts the appeal of wealth without worshiping mammon while addressing a subject where Americans often do both."
A light look at a heavy subject, the conflicting imperatives of wealth and commonwealth. Read full book review >