Bold, insightful, witty, and exhilarating. This novel about an extraordinary young woman looking for a place to belong is one of the most compelling and beloved voices in contemporary fiction. This could be the story of someone you know. Maybe your own??
Wonderful book by wonderful author.
From the cover:
"I can think of no other novelist--popular or high brow--who consistently celebrates female gutsiness, brains, and sexuality." --Maureen Corrigan, Fresh Air, NPR, and author of 'Don't Bother Me, I'm Reading'
"Any new Susan Isaacs book is a cause for celebration, and this adroit, witty, warm-hearted novel, with a heroine you'll cheer for until the final page, is an absolute treat." --Jennifer Weiner, author of 'Good in Bed' and 'Little Earthquakes"
"Fiction done well and done with a difference. . . A sophisticated storyteller, with a wry view of the world." --The Washington Post
"A model of what popular entertainment ought to be but rarely is: a medium that provides escape without turning the mind to mush." --Newsday