Stephanie Dray and Laura Kamoie, authors of My Dear Hamilton, on tour April 2018

Posted By on April 2, 2018

Please join us for an Instagram tour as well as a review tour!

About My Dear Hamilton

• Hardcover: 672 pages
• Publisher: William Morrow (April 3, 2018)

“Not since I read Erik Larson’s Dead Wake have I had such an edge-of-my-seat immersion into historical events. […] No study of Alexander Hamilton would be complete without reading this book.”–Karen White, New York Times bestselling author

From the New York Times bestselling authors of America’s First Daughter comes the epic story of Eliza Schuyler Hamilton—a revolutionary woman who, like her new nation, struggled to define herself in the wake of war, betrayal, and tragedy. In this haunting, moving, and beautifully written novel, Dray and Kamoie used thousands of letters and original sources to tell Eliza’s story as it’s never been told before—not just as the wronged wife at the center of a political sex scandal—but also as a founding mother who shaped an American legacy in her own right.

A general’s daughter…

Coming of age on the perilous frontier of revolutionary New York, Elizabeth Schuyler champions the fight for independence. And when she meets Alexander Hamilton, Washington’s penniless but passionate aide-de-camp, she’s captivated by the young officer’s charisma and brilliance. They fall in love, despite Hamilton’s bastard birth and the uncertainties of war.

A founding father’s wife…

But the union they create—in their marriage and the new nation—is far from perfect. From glittering inaugural balls to bloody street riots, the Hamiltons are at the center of it all—including the political treachery of America’s first sex scandal, which forces Eliza to struggle through heartbreak and betrayal to find forgiveness.

The last surviving light of the Revolution…

When a duel destroys Eliza’s hard-won peace, the grieving widow fights her husband’s enemies to preserve Alexander’s legacy. But long-buried secrets threaten everything Eliza believes about her marriage and her own legacy. Questioning her tireless devotion to the man and country that have broken her heart, she’s left with one last battle—to understand the flawed man she married and imperfect union he could never have created without her…

Purchase Links

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Photo by Kate Furek

About Stephanie Dray

Stephanie Dray is a New York Times, Wall Street Journal & USA Today bestselling author of historical women’s fiction. Her award-winning work has been translated into eight languages and tops lists for the most anticipated reads of the year. Before she became a novelist, she was a lawyer and a teacher. Now she lives near the nation’s capital with her husband, cats, and history books.

Find out more about Stephanie at her website, and connect with her on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

Photo by Renee Hollingshead

About Laura Kamoie

Laura Kamoie is the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and USA Today bestselling author of historical fiction. She holds a doctoral degree in early American history from The College of William and Mary, published two non-fiction books on early America, and most recently held the position of Associate Professor of History at the U.S. Naval Academy before transitioning to a full-time career writing fiction. Laura lives among the colonial charm of Annapolis, Maryland, with her husband and two daughters.

Find out more about Laura at her website, and connect with her on Facebook and Twitter.

Instagram Tour Stops

Sunday, April 1st: Instagram: @theliterarybirds

Tuesday, April 3rd: Instagram: @writersdream

Friday, April 6th: Instagram: @somekindofalibrary

Friday, April 6th: Instagram: @willbakeforbooks

Saturday, April 7th: Instagram: @bookishconnoisseur

Tuesday, April 12th: Instagram: @prose_and_palate

TBD: Instagram: @ladyofthelibrary

Review Tour Stops

Wednesday, April 4th: Broken Teepee

Thursday, April 5th: A Chick Who Reads

Friday, April 6th: Instagram: @happiestwhenreading

Monday, April 9th: A Bookish Affair

Tuesday, April 10th: Girls in Books

Wednesday, April 11th: West Metro Mommy

Thursday, April 12th: Reading Reality

Friday, April 13th: The Lit Bitch

Monday, April 16th: Peppermint PhD

Tuesday, April 17th: Tina Says…

Wednesday, April 18th: Cerebral Girl in a Redneck World

Thursday, April 19th: Literary Lindsey

Friday, April 20th: Lit.Wit.Wine.Dine.

Monday, April 23rd: Doing Dewey

Tuesday, April 24th: Into the Hall of Books

Wednesday, April 25th: Instagram: @lavieestbooks

Thursday, April 26th: 100 Pages a Day…Stephanie’s Book Reviews

Friday, April 27th: Instagram: @_literary_dreamer_

TBD: History from a Woman’s Perspective


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