National Media

  • Library Journal: [A] triumph. Swanson is a name to be considered among the likes of Gillian Flynn, Chris Pavone, and Laura Lippman." Read the full starred review here.

  • Publishers Weekly: "...[s]tunning...Swanson uses exquisitely rendered characters and an intricately woven plot to explore the cultural and political fallout of WWII, as well as the changing role and limited rights of women in the mid-20th century. This intoxicating slow burn builds to a conclusion rife with shocking reveals." Read the full starred review here.

  • RT Book Reviews: "A mixture of family saga and mystery, this novel delivers on both fronts." Read the full review here.


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