I know there are a lot of raving reviews for this book, but I couldn't get past the first 100 pages.
There was a lot of inside baseball of various campaigns that I found less appealing, more suitable for political junkies.
Here is an Eleanor both more vulnerable and more aggressive, more psychologically aware and sexually adaptable than we knew.
Instead of flowing effortlessly, the narrative often exhibits a curiously abstruse quality.
The Hyde Park Roosevelts awaited the Oyster Bay Roosevelts at their ornamental farmhouse overlooking the river.
Karen was born on April 18, 1958 in Sutton, Surrey, England.
These and other activities brought her into contact with people who provided the love and intimacy Franklin couldn't, including New York State Trooper Earl Miller, journalist Lorena Hickok, political activist and future biographer Joe Lash, and physician David Gurewitsch.
There is little pertinent to her private life or public career which the author has not explored, picked through, analyzed or questioned.