In the Manhattan of gin, jazz and speakeasies, Evelyn Lockhart is determined to follow her dream to study obstetrics, even if it means turning her back on her family and the only life she's ever known.In a desperate attempt to support herself as one of the first female students at Columbia University's medical school, Evie auditions for the infamous Ziegfeld Follies on Broadway.Marlon James' dazzling novel is a tour de force.
This is the real world, there is no doubt about that. In this world, the fates of two people, Tengo and Aomame, are closely intertwined.
They are each, in their own way, doing something very dangerous.
Eddard Stark's bastard son Jon Snow has been elected the 998th Lord Commander of the Night's Watch, but he has enemies both in the Watch and beyond the Wall, where the wildling armies are massing for an assault.
On all sides bitter conflicts are reigniting, played out by a grand cast of outlaws and priests, soldiers and skinchangers, nobles and slaves.
For all Teddy endures in battle, his greatest challenge will be to face living in a future he never expected to have.