The Waiting Room Author:Mary Morris Waiting -- for love to grow, for war to end, for life to move forward -- is an experience shared by three generations of Coleman family women. Zoe returns home to visit her brother, whose years in Canada during the Vietnam war were spent in a lonely, drug-induced haze. June, Zoe's mother, had longed for her husband's return f... more »rom World War II, only to find him transformed and estranged by what he had witnessed. Naomi, Zoe's grandmother, had fled the pogroms of Russia to await her doomed love in America.
In this intricate and gripping saga, the three women confront men, madness, dreams, and ultimately one another. Filled with humor and wisdom, The Waiting Room is a tale of hope and love in the face of war and its consequences. « less