Maiden Voyages explores how women’s lives were transformed by the Golden Age of ocean liner travel between Europe and North America.
“[A] riveting slice of social history . . . Evans does a brilliant job of describing the unexpected textures of life at sea.”—The Mail on Sunday (UK)
“[A] wonderfully readable account [of] the women who crossed the Atlantic.” —The Times Literary Supplement (UK)
“Evans is deft with her interweaving of narrative and history.” —Sunday Times
“Irresistible and witty.” —Woman & Home