Tagged: Viking

My Life in the Sun­shine by Nabil Ayers

My Life in the Sun­shine by Nabil Ayers

Search­ing for My Father and Dis­cov­er­ing My Family A memoir about one man’s journey to connect with his musician father, ultimately re-drawing the lines that define family and race. Throughout his adult life, whether...

Hap­py for You by Claire Stan­ford

Hap­py for You by Claire Stan­ford

Four years into writing her still-unfinished philosophy dissertation, and anticipating a marriage proposal from her long-term boyfriend, Evelyn Kominsky Kumamoto is wrestling with big questions about life: How can she do meaningful work in...

Some­thing Wild by Han­na Halperin

Some­thing Wild by Han­na Halperin

A searing novel about the love and contradictions of sisterhood, the intoxicating desires of adolescence, and the traumas that trap mothers and daughters in cycles of violence One weekend, sisters Tanya and Nessa Bloom...

Exile Music by Jennifer Steil

Exile Music by Jennifer Steil

As a young girl growing up in Vienna in the 1930s, Orly has an idyllic childhood filled with music. Her father plays the viola in the Philharmonic, her mother is a well-regarded opera singer,...

Hex by Rebec­ca Din­er­stein Knight

Hex by Rebec­ca Din­er­stein Knight

Nell Barber, an expelled PhD candidate in biological science, is exploring the fine line between poison and antidote, working alone to set a speed record for the detoxification of poisonous plants. Her mentor, Dr....

How Could She by Lau­ren Mechling

How Could She by Lau­ren Mechling

After a devastating break-up with her fiancé, Geraldine is struggling to get her life back on track in Toronto. Her two old friends, Sunny and Rachel, left ages ago for New York, where they’ve...

A Terrible Country by Keith Gessen

A Terrible Country by Keith Gessen

When Andrei Kaplan’s older brother Dima insists that Andrei return to Moscow to care for their ailing grandmother, Andrei must take stock of his life in New York. His girlfriend has stopped returning his...