Books by Tilar J. Mazzeo

IRENA'S CHILDREN by Tilar J. Mazzeo
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"Readers will understand how Sendler came to be honored by Israel's Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial as one of the Righteous Among the Nations. (black-and-white photographs, adapter's note, endnotes not seen) (Biography. 12-18)"
In Jewish belief, there are righteous people in every generation who can repair a tear in the universe. Irena Sendler was truly one of them. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 27, 2016

"Mazzeo chronicles a ray of hope in desperate times in this compelling biography of a brave woman who refused to give up."
The remarkable history of the "female Schindler." Read full book review >
Released: March 11, 2014

"A gossipy, occasionally entertaining who's who that eventually grows tiresome and repetitive."
Another breathless exposé of French horizontal collaboration from cultural historian Mazzeo (English/Colby Coll.; The Secret of Chanel No. 5: The Intimate History of the World's Most Famous Perfume, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 9, 2010

"Impeccable research and crafting make a seemingly narrow topic feel infinitely important."
The bestselling author of The Widow Clicquot (2008) turns her attention to the world's most iconic perfume and the fascinating woman behind it. Read full book review >