Lillian and Dash
By Sam Toperoff
Narrated by Mark Bramhall, Lorna Raver & Bernadette Dunne / 11 hours 4 minutes
This exciting novel about Dashiell Hammett, author of TheMaltese Falcon and The Thin Man, and Lillian Hellman, author of The Children’s Hour,reintroduces their larger-than-life personalities and the vicissitudes of theiraffair that spanned three decades.
Toperoff reimagines the highs and lows of a fast-living,hard-drinking literary couple and their individual passions, projects, andliterary creations. Hammett and Hellman’s relationship evolves during majorartistic and political epochs—Hollywood’s heyday, the New York literary scene,the Spanish Civil War, McCarthyism, and both world wars—and each movement iscaptured with subjectivity and credible insight.
Populated with writers, drinkers, filmmakers, andrevolutionaries, Lillian and Dash chronicles the unusualaffair of two prominent and headstrong figures.