Kick Kennedy’ s Secret Diary

Susan Braudy ’63

As chronicled in Kick Kennedy’ s Secret Diary, at the dawn of the Blitz, U.S. Ambassador Joseph Kennedy rushes home, but his rebellious daughter Kathleen (“Kick”) stays put. This historical novel by Susan Braudy ’63 tells of her struggle to balance her Catholic faith and family loyalty with marriage to William Cavendish, the Anglican heir to England’s most powerful duchy. When her husband disappears on the battlefield, Kick, alone in London, struggles to make a life. (Blanche Wolfe Publishers, 2018)