Alexandra Lapierre

Belle Greene

By Alexandra Lapierre - Published 2022


Biographical FictionLiterary

Alexandra Lapierre’s account of Belle da Costa Greene, the librarian largely responsible for the Morgan Library in New York, will astonish and ...Read Review

The Woman of a Thousand Names

By Alexandra Lapierre - By Jeffrey Zuckerman (trans.) - Published 2020


Biographical Fiction

This is the story of Maria “Moura” Ignatyevna Zakrevskaya, an aristocrat who—along with the rest of her social class—suffered at the ...Read Review

Between Love and Honor

By Alexandra Lapierre - By Jane Lizop (trans.) - Published 2012



The book’s prologue is written much like the opening scene of a movie. A bleak flat landscape, divided by a shallow river, ...Read Review


By Alexandra Lapierre - By Liz Heron trans. - Published 2000


Biographical FictionLiterary

  This extraordinary novel is a must read for anyone remotely interested in Baroque Italy, art, or painter Artemisia Gentileschi. I have very ...Read Review