• A Woman of No Importance with Author Sonia Purnell

  • Mon, 03/30/2020 at 6:30 pm
  • Oxford Exchange
    420 W Kennedy Blvd
    33606 Tampa
A Woman of No Importance with Author Sonia Purnell - Oxford Exchange - Tampa

Chosen as a BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by NPR, the New York Public Library, the Seattle Times, the Washington Independent Review of Books, BookBrowse, the Spectator, and the Times of London.“Excellent…This book is as riveting as any thriller, and as hard to put down.” — The New York Times Book Review“ A compelling biography of a masterful spy, and a reminder of what can be done with a few brave people — and a little resistance.” – NPRA never-before-told story of Virginia Hall, the American spy who changed the course of World War II, from the author of Clementine.Sonia Purnell is a biographer and journalist who has worked at The Economist, The Telegraph, and The Sunday Times. Her book Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill (published as First Lady in the UK) was chosen as a book of the year by The Telegraph and The Independent, and was a finalist for the Plutarch Award. Her first book, Just Boris, was longlisted for the Orwell prize.WHENMonday, March 30 | 6:30PMWHEREOxford Exchange420 West Kennedy BoulevardTampa, Florida 33606Wine and food will be available for purchase.COST$5 | price of admission can be used toward the purchase of a book during the eventRSVPhttps://oxfordexchange.ticketspice.com/sonia-purnell-a-woman-of-no-importance--monday-march-30-630pm