Bonjour Tristesse

Seventeen-year-old Cécile is living a life of frivolity and recklessness with her forty-year-old widower father, Raymond, until one summer ...

Scales

It was the first piece of jewelry he ever made me, and it was the equivalent of an engagement ring... I ran my fingertips over the scales, dozens of ...

Boy, Snow, Bird

When Boy Novak finally manages to escape her abusing father in 1953, a bus ride brings her to the small town of Flax Hill. She meets Arturo Whitman...

Growth

She was made up of more, too. She was the books she read in the library. She was the flower in the brown bowl. Part of her life was made from ... 

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