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Western Lit: Spouses of the Men Who Developed the Atom Bomb Are Memorialized in the Deft Novel ‘Wives of Los Alamos’

In her deft debut novel, Colorado writer TaraShea Nesbit imagines the lives of the wives of the men who were stationed in New Mexico’s Los Alamos National Laboratory, working on the Manhattan Project during World War II. Nesbit writes in the collective voices of the women, whose physicist husbands suddenly announced, “We are going to […]