While I'm Falling Author:Laura Moriarty Ever since her parents announced that they're getting divorced, Veronica has been falling. Hard. A junior in college, she's fallen in love. She's fallen behind in her difficult coursework. She hates her job at the dorm, and she longs for the home that no longer exists. But Veronica only gets to feel hurt for so long. Her mother shows up at the ... more »dorm with a surprising request- and with the elderly family dog in tow. Veronica soon finds herself with a new set of problems, and new questions about love and independence.
Darkly humorous, compelling, and filled with crystalline observations, While I'm Falling takes a deep look at a relationship between a mother and a daughter when one is trying to grow up and the other is trying to stay afloat.« less