THE REASON YOU’RE ALIVE

JULY 4, 2017 (Pre-Order Now) (Summary)

“…subversive, unexpected, and utterly compelling.” Booklist *STARRED REVIEW*   “…exceptional…” Library Journal *STARRED REVIEW*   “…vibrant and compassionate…” StarTribune   “Surprising …. valuable…” Kirkus Reviews   “Dark, funny, and surprisingly tender.” Publishers Weekly   “…vivid, high-definition…” St. Louis Post-Dispatch   “Scorching….” BookPage   “…a hilarious study in compassion.” Musing   “Must-read.” Fort Worth Star-Telegram   “…vibrant and engaging…” Southern Living  “…engaging.” The Atlanta Journal-Constitution   “Mischievous, outrageous, and unforgettable.” Summer Says   “…big-hearted…” Writer’s Bone   “…one of the most profoundly moving stories of 2017.” Fully Booked   “…completely distinctive…” RT Book Reviews TOP PICK!   “…poignant…” New York Journal Of Books   “You’ll fly out the end, maybe even in one sitting, full of fondness.” Shawangunk Journal   “…fundamentally about the power to forgive both yourself and others…” A.V. Club   “…touching and often laugh-out-loud funny.” Citizen-Times Part of the USA Today Network   “…compelling…” BookTrib