“Lamb . . . continues to offer readers an intimate look at women struggling to maintain their humanity.” (Booklist)
“Inspiring and raw…They write from the heart…each vignette is more compelling than the one before it.” (Library Journal)
“Accomplished…Each story, no matter how grim or gritty, shows polish.” (Kirkus Reviews)
About the Author
Wally Lamb is the author of four previous novels, including theNew York Timesand national bestsellerThe Hour I First BelievedandWishin' and Hopin', a bestselling novella. His first two works of fiction,She's Come UndoneandI Know This Much Is True, were both number oneNew York Timesbestsellers and selections of Oprah's Book Club. Lamb editedCouldn't Keep It to MyselfandI'll Fly Away, two volumes of essays from students in his writing workshop at York Correctional Institution, a women's prison in Connecticut where he has been a volunteer facilitator for fifteen years. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Christine. The Lambs are the parents of three sons.