mazzeoClara C. Piper Associate Professor of English Tilar Mazzeo’s book The Hotel on Place Vendome was selected by Today as one of “11 Books to Put on Your Summer Reading List.”

Published by HarperCollins, The Hotel on Place Vendome is a narrative nonfiction trade book that chronicles the last days of the Second World War at the Ritz Paris hotel. It has been reviewed by Kirkus Reviews, the Guardian, and Harper’s Bazaar.

Mazzeo’s previous book, The Widow Clicquot, was a New York Times bestseller.