Brilliantly told from five points of view, with a magical elegance and suspenseful dark longing, Tigers in Red Weather is an unforgettable debut novel from a writer of extraordinary insight and accomplishment.
Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child is a must-read for all fans of this wonderful woman! I was hooked before the end of the first chapter, which relates her initial appearance on an academic talk show on WGBH (pre-FRENCH CHEF). This is no reverential, scholarly work--it's just plain fun! I think Julia would have approved. I'm hauling it to the lake cabin, where my family plans to eat LOTS of good food!
Some books are so good you have to take a reading sabbatical in order to process what you've just read. I finished this book last night and it was so thoroughly amazing and thought provoking that I cannot bring myself to pick up another book just yet. Thanks for loaning this to me, Laura!
June 2012: A masterful work of psychological suspense and emotional resonance sure to appeal to fans of Donna Tartt and Marisha Pessl, The Bellwether Revivals will hold readers spellbound until its breathtaking conclusion. -Publisher Marketing