Reader recommendation: Jennie, The Life of Lady Randolph Churchill

Monitor readers share their favorite book picks.


I was so sad to learn Ralph Martin has died. Mr. Martin was perhaps best known for Jennie: The Life of Lady Randolph Churchill, a two-volume biography of Winston Churchill’s beautiful American-born mother, the former Jennie Jerome. It was a great two-book set I read in high school – two remarkable books and a great biography.

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