“This one nearly broke my heart. With deeply human characters I will not easily forget, Weiss captures the fierce pull of desperation and the formidable power of hope. An impressive debut from a talent to watch.”
—Kathleen Grissom, author of the New York Times bestsellers The Kitchen House and Glory Over Everything

“The Appalachian voice is very much alive in this debut novel. Weiss’s beautiful writing transported me to another place… A great story and as southern as you can get! Loved it!”
—Stephanie Crowe, Page and Pallette (Fairhope, AL)

Goodreads reviews:

“This was simply stunning.”
—Emily Carter-Dunn

“Leah Weiss has hit it out of the ballpark.”

“My reaction at the end, ‘Holy crap,’ mouth wide open in awe.”
—Angie Hayes

“That ending is so perfect that I’m still jittery over it.”
—Lena Ribka