By Lauren Belfer
About the book: "Lauren Belfer's panoramic new novel is a love story wrapped around a spy story with a pivotal medical breakthrough at its center..." Read more
Vickie M. chose Belfer's new novel straight off of O's June reading list. "It's the story of the birth of penicillin at the time our country was going into World War II. [The main character] Claire is a strong, independent woman who will not allow herself to be broken. I have already suggested this book to several friends and I'm only on page 117!"