A different kind of book, but surprisingly no less nerdy. Nerds come in all shapes and sizes, and although I classically think of pop-culture when discussing nerds, it’s possible to nerd-out on any subject.
I was intrigued by how in-depth the author went with her research while preparing for Lilac Girls. For that reason alone, this book gets an honorary nod into the nerdverse. After all, it worked for Hamilton, right?
This World War II historical fiction follows the sometimes tragic, sometimes heroic lives of three women from completely different cultural perspectives, giving readers a fascinating glimpse into the era.