By Anna Quindlen
NEW YORK occasions BESTSELLER • In a small city at the verge of massive swap, a tender lady finds deep secrets and techniques approximately her kinfolk and unforeseen truths approximately herself. jam-packed with insights which are the hallmark of Anna Quindlen’s bestsellers, Miller’s Valley is an emotionally strong tale a few kinfolk you'll by no means forget.
For generations the Millers have lived in Miller’s Valley. Mimi Miller tells approximately her lifestyles with intimacy and honesty. As Mimi eavesdrops on her mom and dad and quietly observes the folks round her, she discovers a growing number of concerning the toxicity of kinfolk secrets and techniques, the hazards of gossip, the failings of marriage, the inequalities of friendship and the hazards of ardour, loyalty, and love. domestic, as Mimi starts off to gain, will be “a position the place it’s simply as effortless to suppose misplaced because it is to believe content.”
Miller’s Valley is a masterly examine of family members, reminiscence, loss, and, finally, discovery, of discovering real id and a brand new imaginative and prescient of domestic. As Mimi says, “No one ever leaves the city the place they grew up, no matter if they go.” Miller’s Valley reminds us that where the place you grew up can disappear, and the folk in it too, yet all will survive on your center forever.
Praise for the bestselling fiction of Anna Quindlen
“Anna Quindlen is aware that each one the issues we are going to ever be are available in a few forgotten fragment of family.”—The Washington Post, about item Lessons
“There comes a second in each novelist’s occupation while she . . . ventures into new territory, breaking loose right into a marriage of tone and magnificence, of plot and characterization, that’s completely her personal. Anna Quindlen’s extraordinary romantic comedy of manners is simply one of these ebook. . . . Quindlen has introduced a unique that may have endurance all its own.”—The big apple occasions ebook Review, about nonetheless lifestyles with Bread Crumbs
“Anna Quindlen writes approximately kin with all of the humanity, wit, and discomfort of going home.”—Wendy Wasserstein, approximately One precise Thing
“Anna Quindlen is America’s resident Sane individual. She has what Joyce referred to as the typical contact, the power to talk to many of us approximately what’s on their minds prior to they've got the vaguest notion what’s on their minds.”—The big apple Times, about Blessings
“Quindlen is familiar with phrases, and he or she is aware women.”—More, about Rise and Shine
“Quindlen’s writing . . . wraps the reader within the heat and familiarity of family life.”—The Seattle Times, about Every final One