As one of history’s most powerful women, Cleopatra has intrigued the world for more than two millennia. During her 20-year reign, Egypt prospered under her influence – and while we’re not leading an empire, she reminds us to trust our own talents and find our power within.
When you need to get the real story about some of history's most fascinating women, call Stacy Schiff. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author's work includes Véra (Mrs. Vladimir Nabokov) and Cleopatra: A Life. In her highly anticipated new book, The Witches: Salem, 1692, Schiff focuses on an infamous and dark period of American history, especially as it relates to women: the Salem witch trials.