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See Photos from "WHEN LIONS ROAR: The Churchills and the Kennedys" by Thomas Maier An Eye-Opening New Look at Two of History’s Greatest Families

When Lions Roar: The Churchills and the Kennedys by Thomas MaierAn Eye-Opening New Look at Two of History’s Greatest Families
WHEN LIONS ROAR THOMAS MAIERImprint: Crown PublishersOn sale: October 28, 2014Price: $30.00Pages: 784ISBN: 9780307956798CONTACT:Dyana Messina
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dmessina@penguinrandomhouse.com Advance Praise for WHEN LIONS ROAR “Writing a biography of an individual can become beset with difficulties. Writing a multicharacter history of both the Churchills and the Kennedys, covering primarily the 1930s through the 1960s, involves an almost unimaginably high degree of difficulty. Maier’s cast of characters includes 14 Churchill family members and 15 Kennedy family members. . . . Most pleasing is Maier’s skill at locating information about less famous individuals who played key roles in the ways the two families connected and disconnected. . . . His research carries the book along as interesting anecdotes continue to emerge.” —Kirkus Reviews “This sprawling saga of two pol…