Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania by Erik Larson (Broadway Books) One of the most shocking events that turned American sentiments regarding what would be later be called World War I was the sinking of the British passenger ship Lusitania on May 7,
Book first or movie first? Which is your preference? Here at Readerly, we’re generally book-first kind of people. If you are too—and we bet you are—there is still plenty of time to read the following six books before their film versions appear on the silver screen.