Biography

Caroline Preston

Caroline Preston is the author of three previous novels, JACKIE BY JOSIE (a New York Times Notable Book), LUCY CROCKER 2.0, and GATSBY'S GIRL. She has collected antique scrapbooks since she was in high school, and has worked as an archivist at the Peabody/Essex Museum and Harvard University. She and her husband, the writer Christopher Tilghman, live in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Caroline Preston is the author of three previous novels, JACKIE BY JOSIE (a New York Times Notable Book), LUCY CROCKER 2.0, and GATSBY'S GIRL. She has collected antique scrapbooks since she was in high school, and has worked as an archivist at the Peabody/Essex Museum and Harvard University. She and her husband, the writer Christopher Tilghman, live in Charlottesville, Virginia.

Caroline Preston

Books by Caroline Preston

by Caroline Preston - Fiction

For her graduation from high school in 1920, Frankie Pratt receives a scrapbook and her father’s old Corona typewriter. Despite Frankie’s dreams of becoming a writer, she must forgo a college scholarship to help her widowed mother. But when a mysterious Captain James sweeps her off her feet, her mother finds a way to protect Frankie from the less-than-noble intentions of her unsuitable beau.