Award-winning Stephen Puleo is the author of The Caning,
A City So Grand, The Boston Italians, Due to Enemy Action, and Dark Tide.

Events

    • November 16
    • The Caning
    • Duxbury Free Library
      Merry Room
      Duxbury MA
      2:00 p.m.
    • November 19
    • The Caning
    • Biography/History Book Club
      Barnes & Noble
      1 Worcester Rd
      Framingham MA
      7:30 p.m.
    • December 9
    • The Caning
    • "An Evening with Stephen Puleo"
      Norwell Public Library
      64 South Street
      Norwell MA
      7:00 p.m.
  • See complete event calendar

Critical Acclaim

“Giving a human face to tragedy is part of the brilliance of Dark TideBoston Sunday Globe
About the book

"Due To Enemy Action's character-driven narrative leaves readers with searing images of a routine day that changed lives forever."— Boston Globe
About the book

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The Caning

The Caning depicts a turning point in American history: the beating of U.S. Senator Charles Sumner and the beginning of the war over slavery.

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