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Books

Glitz, Glamour, Drama: 14 Books on High Society to Read Right Now

These fourteen books will transport you to a different world full of parties, glamour, scandal, and an overabundance of drama.

Illustrations

The 5 Most Sordid Scandals in 300 Years of Romanov Rule

Simon Sebag Montefiore's new book The Romanov's takes a fresh approach to chronicling the sordid and bloody 300 years of Romanov Rule.

News

Poison, Power Struggles, and the Mysterious Nuns of Sant’Ambrogio

The Nuns of Sant'Ambrogio is Hubert Wolf's nineteenth-century tale of nuns and confessors, sexual misconduct, poison, and heresy. More broadly, it highlights the Church's power struggles amid a world in flux.

Culture

Review Roundup: “Once Upon a Secret” by Mimi Alford and Katherine Boo’s “Behind the Beautiful Forevers”

Books covered in this week's review roundup: "Behind the Beautiful Forevers" by Katherine Boo and "Once Upon A Secret" by Mimi Alford