The heart of this surprisingly funny novel is a Midwestern Jewish family fracturing under the weight of neurosis and obsession. Its genius is author Jami Attenberg’s deep compassion for her subjects. Great for book clubs -- and everybody else.
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March 8: "The development of this crony capitalism came at the expense of our constitutional principles, that we are a nation governed by laws and not men."
Anthony Marra and Justin St. Germain are the winners of the 2013 Discover Great New Writers awards.
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