Book List in Order:7 titles

  • A woman travels to seven “invisible” countries, and from the moment of arrival she is surprised, challenged, and disturbed by what she discovers. In the brightly colored and somewhat sinister world conjured by American novelist Sylvia Brownrigg,...


  • 1 of 100 Best Books of 2017 (San Francisco Chronicle) One of 2017's Best Fiction Books (Kirkus) "Sharp observations about motherhood and womanhood . . . Audacious, confident, smart, seductive." ―The New York Times Book Review Pages for Her is the...


  • Morality Tale is a novel about the triangular complications of a modern marriage and the comedy that flows from them. When the elusive but exciting Richard (an envelope salesman with a nice layperson’s line in Zen philosophies) meets this novel’s...


  • It is 1998. In the safe haven of her London office—a room her husband jokingly calls “The Delivery Room”—therapist Mira Braverman listens to the stories of her troubled patients, including an aristocratic woman going through an intense infertili...



  • Across a series of vivid, untamed landscapes Sylvia Brownrigg’s characters wander in search of the obvious—love, fame, a good recipe for canapes—as well as the less obvious. In “Hussy from the West” the narrator undertakes a ...


  • A Los Angeles Times Best Book of the YearIn 1991 Emily Piper is a graduate student finishing her dissertation on metaphysics, when her home and work are destroyed in the Berkeley-Oakland fires. With her life's work in cinders, she retreats in shock t...