Grand Central (Paperback)

Original Stories of Postwar Love and Reunion

By Karen White, Pam Jenoff, Sarah Jio

Berkley Books, 9780425272022, 356pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2014

List Price: 16.00*
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Ten bestselling authors inspired by New York City's iconic Grand Central Terminal have created their own stories, set on the same day, just after the end of World War II, in a time of hope, uncertainty, change, and renewal....

A war bride awaits the arrival of her GI husband at the platform...A Holocaust survivor works at the Oyster Bar, where a customer reminds him of his late mother...A Hollywood hopeful anticipates her first screen test and a chance at stardom in the Kissing Room...

On any particular day, thousands upon thousands of people pass through Grand Central, through the whispering gallery, beneath the ceiling of stars, and past the information booth and its beckoning four-faced clock, to whatever destination is calling them. It is a place where people come to say hello and good-bye. And each person has a story to tell.

Featuring stories from Melanie Benjamin, Jenna Blum, Amanda Hodgkinson, Pam Jenoff, Sarah Jio, Sarah McCoy, Kristina McMorris, Alyson Richman, Erika Robuck, and Karen White

With an Introduction by #1 New York Times bestselling author Kristin Hannah.

About the Author

Melanie Benjamin, New York Times bestselling author of The Aviator's WifeJenna Blum, New York Times bestselling author of Those Who Save UsAmanda Hodgkinson, New York Times bestselling author of 22 Britannia RoadPam Jenoff, bestselling author of The Ambassador's DaughterSarah Jio, New York Times bestselling author of Blackberry WinterSarah McCoy, bestselling author of The Baker's DaughterKristina McMorris, New York Times bestselling author of Bridge of Scarlet LeavesAlyson Richman, bestselling author of The Lost WifeErika Robuck, critically acclaimed author of Hemingway's GirlKaren White, New York Times bestselling author of the Tradd Street series