by Fiona Davis
Reviewed by Janet:The perfect novel for book lovers and library aficionados! In 1913, Laura and her family live in an apartment in the New York Public Library, where her husband is the building superintendent while writing his first novel in the evening. When precious books start to disappear, their home and security are threatened. In 1993, Sadie is one of the curators of the Berg Collection, a special collection of literary treasures held within the NYPL. When precious books start to disappear, her job is at risk. These parallel stories intersect in an exploration of family, history, and a love of books.