Book List in Order: 4 titles

  • 1929. In a summer cottage on Pebble Lake, somewhere in Ontario, A Summer’s Tale is a coming-of-age story of dysfunction, love, friendship, redemption and disturbing brutality.Almost eleven-year-old Danny Buckingham escapes the sad nightmare of ...


  • From the acclaimed author of The Hills at Home comes this funny, bittersweet, wonderfully peopled family saga of beginnings and endings, couplings and uncouplings, of new friendships and old alliances. Great-aunt Lily's gracious pile of a house i...


  • It is 1992, and the Lowe family is living in a centuries-old castle in Prague. Alden Lowe works at the Czech Ministry of Finance and his wife Becky advises women entrepreneurs. With their daugher Julie, they appear a fortunate American family, but af...


  • WHILE ALWAYS WELL-STOCKED WITH CLEAN SHEETS, Lily Hill is not expecting visitors. At least not in the numbers that descend upon her genteelly dilapidated New England ancestral home in the summer of '89. Brother Harvey arrives first, thrice-widowed an...