Part murder mystery and part family saga, this dramatic and often hilarious novel explores the history of Los Angeles’s Iranian Jewish community.
A brilliant, prismatic novel with satiric verve, trenchant commentary, and a movingly intimate story of the unexpected transformations at the heart of motherhood.
For the past 33 years, Angela has sent friends and family an end-of-year letter titled “Hello from the Gillespies.” It’s always been cheery and full of good news. This year, Angela surprises herself—she tells the truth.
From the critically acclaimed author of Proof of Heaven comes an unforgettable novel about hope, renewal, and the gift of angels among us—friends, family, lovers . . . and even mystical others.
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Orphan Train comes a novel about the choices we make, how they shape our lives, and how they can change them forever.
Full of French recipes and sophisticated insider travel tips, this memoir discusses more than simply food; it is also a moving exploration of identity, marriage, and independence.
Ike, a New York-based Nigerian cab driver, sets out to steal the statue of an ancient war deity from his home village and sell it to a New York gallery.
Elegantly written, deeply intimate and emotionally astute, The Wonder of All Things is an unforgettable story and a poignant reminder of life's extraordinary gifts.