The Mapmaker's Children: Sarah Mccoy. A story of Sarah Brown, daughter of abolitionist John Brown, who becomes a mapmaker for the Underground Railroad and Eden, a modern woman who discovers a doll with an Underground Railroad message in a root cellar.
The Invention of Wings - based on the real person, Sarah Grimke, the first abolitionist and women's rights advocate. Fascinating and lovely weaving of slavery and women's rights. Beautifully done, Sue Monk Kidd. Have read all her books.
n the film version of Mitch Cullin’s riveting novel—titled Mr. Holmes for its July release—Ian McKellen plays Sherlock in old age, working on one last case while wrestling with an increasingly uncooperative memory.