Pamela Dorman

9780399562488

STARRED REVIEW

The Giver of Stars

The bestselling author of ME BEFORE YOU immerses readers in a wonderful novel based on the real-life Pack Horse Librarians of Kentucky.

Share this Article:

Review of ‘The Giver of Stars’

Ill-suited to the stultifying environment and prospects of England, Alice jumps at the chance to escape to America by marrying Bennet, the wealthy, handsome son of a coal-mine owner. However, soon after arriving in Bennet’s small town in Depression-era Kentucky, Alice realizes that problems in her marriage, a controlling father-in-law and small-town gossip are equally…

Sign Up

Stay on top of new releases: Sign up for our enewsletters to receive reading recommendations in your favorite genres every Tuesday.