April 25, 2014 4:00 PM

‘Lovers at the Chameleon Club’ a novel of love, regret and survival

Historical fiction carries with it an inherent tension. How accurately can we truly imagine the past? In her new novel, prolific author Francine Prose welcomes this tension. “Lovers at the Chameleon Club, Paris 1932” is both a life story “based on true events” and an impressionistic portrait of Paris in the early 20th century.

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