How is tonight different from all other nights? For Jacob Rappaport, a Jewish soldier in the Union Army, it is a question his commanders have answered for him: on Passover, 1862, he is ordered to murder his own uncle, who is plotting to assassinate Abraham Lincoln. After this harrowing mission, Jacob is recruited to pursue ather enemy agent-this time t to murder the spy, but to marry her. Based on real historical figures, this eagerly awaited vel from award-winning author Dara Horn delivers multilayered, page-turning storytelling at its best.
Dara Horn, the author of the novels All Other Nights, The World to Come, and In the Image, is one of Granta's Best Young American Novelists and the winner of two National Jewish Book Awards. She lives in New Jersey with her husband and four children.