Set largely at Asheville’s Biltmore Estate but also featuring stops in New York, Paris, DC, Newport, and other points around the world, the book reveals a saga of excess, tragedy, generosity and endurance.
Kiernan has been published in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Reader’s Digest and many more publications and was head writer for ABC’s Who Wants to be Millionaire during its Emmy award-winning first season.
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New York Times Bestseller"A soaring and gorgeous American story" (Karen Abbott) from the author of the New York Times bestselling The Girls of Atomic City. The fascinating true story behind the magnificent Gilded Age mansion Biltmore--the largest, grandest residence ever built in the United States.