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The Second Life of Mirielle West

A Haunting Historical Novel Perfect for Book Clubs

Amanda Skenandore

Experience the fall of a silent film star's wife into the brutal world of Carville Lepers Home in 1920s Louisiana and LA. Based on true history, this page-turner unfolds the tragic life of Mirielle West, a 1920s socialite, stripped of her civil rights, and forced to abandon her glamorous Hollywood lifestyle. With no cure in sight, Mirielle must find strength and a new sense of self-worth in Carville's walls. The Second Life of Mirielle West is a timely tale of resilience and courage that will resonate with fans of Fiona Davis, Tracey Lange, and Marie Benedict.
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Amanda @ARShenandoah it’s a fabulous and immersive book. I’ll do a review first chance. I learned a lot, laughed and cried with your so engaging, well-developed characters. Such a poignant story. Brava!      source