Loving Frank takes the reader on a journey through the epic love affair of Frank Lloyd Wright and Mamah Borthwick Cheney. Frank first met Mamah when he was commissioned to build a home for her and her husband. Both Frank and Mamah were married at the time, but they soon left their respective partners and began a bohemian affair. The couple was extremely progressive for the time, and was very open about their affair causing a stir in upper crest society. Filled with well researched details, this novel shows us the larger than life Frank Lloyd Wright with all of his passion and selfishness. Stay tuned to the end for a real shock!
Fact and fiction blend in a historical novel that chronicles the relationship between seminal architect Frank Lloyd Wright and Mamah Cheney, from their meeting in Oak Park, Illinois, when they were each married to another, to the clandestine affair that shocked Chicago society. A first novel. Reader's Guide included. Reprint. 200,000 first printing.