The Mysterious Bookshop

Carter, Stephen L., Back Channel

While the Kennedy administration debates a response to the Cuban Missile Crisis, nineteen-year-old black Cornell sophomore Margo Jensen becomes an unwitting pawn in escalating tensions between American and Soviet government forces.


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