Thanks to PW for this beautiful review: “The stories’ strengths stem from Bender’s beautiful writing and her ability to convey the wonder and dread of ordinary life, the things we might notice—whether with terror or with joy—if we weren’t too … Continue reading →
“Every once in a while a book steps onto the stage and convinces readers all over again that literature is the great companion and interpreter of life. This is one of those books. In these eleven absolutely masterful stories by … Continue reading →
“In an American moment where money rules and anxieties fester, Karen Bender has stepped in to tell all our stories with unsettling honesty, an eye for our absurdities, and an openness to the moments of grace that keep us going. … Continue reading →
“An outstanding new novel…” the Atlanta Journal-Constitution review
18 Jan 2013
Read the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Review here.