Winner of The Center for Fiction's 2021 First Novel Prize
Finalist for the 2022 Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction
Finalist for the 2022 PEN/Hemingway Award for Debut Novel
One of NPR's Best Books of the Year - A Publishers Weekly and Library Journal Best Book of the Year in Fiction - A Kirkus Reviews Best Fictional Family of the Year - A Booklist Top Ten Book-Group Book of the Year - A Goodreads Choice Awards Best Debut Novel Nominee
From an award-winning storyteller comes a stunning debut novel about a New Mexican family's extraordinary year of love and sacrifice.
Masterly...Quade has created a world bristling with compassion and humanity. The characters and the challenges they face are wholly realized and moving; their journeys span a wide spectrum of emotion and it is impossible not to root for [them]. --Alexandra Chang, New York Times Book Review