Reader recomendation: Abe and Molly Monitor readers share their favorite book picks. By Richard Dearborn Sr., Ballwin, Mo. September 15, 2010 About video ads View Caption of The strained courtship of Abraham Lincoln is brought to life by Frederic Hunter’s novel Abe and Molly. Reading it is as though one is eavesdropping on the Lincolns’ conversations with no guilt. Recommended: Could you pass a US citizenship test?