What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY’s picks for book lovers include a new novel about Lizzie Borden, the infamous accused 19th-century murderess.
See What I Have Done by Sarah Schmidt; Atlantic Monthly Press, 328 pp.; fiction
More than 100 years before the O. J. Simpson murder trial, the case of Lizzie Borden fascinated the public, generating a famous folk rhyme and a stream of songs and stories and speculation that endures to this day. Christina Ricci gave a chilling portrayal in the wacky Lifetime 2015 series, The Lizzie Borden Chronicles.
Now Australian author Sarah Schmidt continues the tradition with her debut novel See What I Have Done, a taut, lyrical account of the destruction…