Book List in Order:5 titles

  • When beautiful but aloof Claire Harkness is found dead in her dorm room one spring morning, prestigious Armitage Academy is shaken to its core. Everyone connected to school, and to Claire, finds their lives upended, from the local police detective wh...


  • A wonderfully tough-minded novel from a master dramatist of the poignant, interwoven crises of modern life Split Estate opens with devastating scenes of a family at a horrific juncture: the wife of Arthur King and mother of his two teenage children,...


  • "A richly endowed memory piece...Bacon is a seductive and gifted storyteller."―Maureen Howard, author of A Lover's AlmanacAnna Singer, a charmingly independent young New Yorker, feels derailed after losing her father to a car accident and her husba...


  • Here is a finely crafted collection of stories about women who have arrived at awkward edges in their lives. Some are adolescents, some at the brink of old age, and some find themselves suddenly ill or pregnant. Others come to the abrupt discovery th...


  • "Lost Geography rethinks the form of the family novel, opens it up and fills it with fine new breezes. The characters live, and as we follow them from chilly Canada to fashionable Paris and New York, we learn to care for their sorrows and triumphs."-...