Kate Hewitt, author of A MOTHER LIKE MINE, on tour August 2017

| May 21, 2017

About A Mother Like Mine Paperback: 384 pages Publisher: Berkley (August 8, 2017) Welcome to England’s beautiful Lake District, where a reluctant reunion forges a new bond between a daughter and her wayward mother….   Abby Rhodes is just starting to get her life on track. After her fiancé’s unexpected death, she returned with her […]

Amy Impellizzeri, author of SECRETS OF WORRY DOLLS, on tour December 2016

| September 29, 2016

About Secrets of Worry Dolls Paperback: 312 pages Publisher: Wyatt-MacKenzie Publishing (December 1, 2016) According to Mayan tradition, if you whisper your troubles to the Worry Dolls, they will do the worrying instead of you–therefore, it follows that Worry Dolls are the keepers of a great many secrets . . . On the eve of the end […]

Adriana Páramo, author of My Mother’s Funeral, on tour January 2014

| November 18, 2013

About My Mother’s Funeral Paperback: 288 pages Publisher: Cavankerry (October 1, 2013) Every woman has stories to tell about her mother. The mother that she remembers, the mother she wishes she’d had, the mother she doesn’t want to become, and then eventually, the mother she buries. Every immigrant woman has stories to tell about her homeland.  My […]

Anish Majumdar, author of The Isolation Door, on tour February 2014

| November 13, 2013

About The Isolation Door Paperback: 304 pages    Publisher: Ravana Press (February 4, 2014) From an award-winning journalist comes a haunting debut novel examining the inner world of the mentally ill and those within their gravitational pull. Neil Kapoor, 23, is desperate to create a life beyond the shadow of his mother’s schizophrenia. Years of […]

Donia Bijan, author of Maman’s Homesick Pie, on tour October/November 2011

| August 19, 2011

About Maman’s Homesick Pie: A Persian Heart in an American Kitchen: Hardcover: 272 pages Publisher: Algonquin Books (October 11, 2011) For Donia Bijan’s family, food has been the language they use to tell their stories and to communicate their love. In 1978, when the Islamic revolution in Iran threatened their safety, they fled to California’s Bay Area, […]