Izzy Stone's mother fatally shot her father while he slept. She is enlisted to help catalogue items at a long-shuttered state asylum by her foster parents. She discovers a stack of unopened letters, a journal, and a window into her own past.
Sweetbitter: A novel by Stephanie Danler A lush, raw, thrilling novel of the senses about a year in the life of a uniquely beguiling young woman, set in the wild, seductive world of a famous New York City restaurant.
In this compulsively-readable historical novel, from the author of the critically-acclaimed Two Sisters, comes the story of two young women—one in America’s Gilded Age, one in scrappy modern-day California—whose lives are linked by a single tragic afterno