Leavitt's extraordinary novel is the story of orphan Nick Austen's lifelong search for love and family with the three women in his life: his first love, his wife, and his teenaged daughter.
"A good read and a fine novel." Boston Sunday Globe
"The characters are true and their feelings are significant. Ms. Leavitt makes it impossible not to risk all our emotional involvement." The Atlanta Journal & Constitution
"There is no denying this author's talents. Leavitt has a wonderful understanding of the minutiae that characterizes relationships." New York Times Book Review
"An appealing tale about family, belonging, home and what it means, live at the warm heart of this novel about love in the life of a man searching for what he lost in childhood." Kirkus Reviews
ABOUT CAROLINE LEAVITT
Caroline Leavitt is the New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of Is this Tomorrow, Pictures of You, and 8 other novels. Pictures of You was a best Book of the Year from the San Francisco Chronicle, the Providence Journal, Bookmarks and Kirkus magazine. Is This Tomorrow was a Best Book of the Year from January magazine, an Indie Next Pick, a San Francisco Chronicle Lit Pick, A Jewish Bookcouncil Bookclub pick, and the winner of an Audiophile Earphones Award. A Sundance Screenwriter's Lab finalist, she is also a 1990 recipient of a New York Foundation of the Arts Fellowship and is a National Magazine Award nominee.