NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Wall Street Journal ac O: The Oprah Magazine ac BookPage ac Kirkus Reviews ac Booklist ac School Library Journal In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story of love, grief, and renewal as two lonely people become the unlikeliest of friends and find that sometimes you donat know youave lost someone until youave found them. NATIONAL BESTSELLER ac NAMED A FAVORITE READ BY GILLIAN FLYNN ac WINNER OF THE ALEX AWARD 1987. Thereas only one person who has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus, and thatas her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finnas company; he is her godfather, confidant, and best friend. So when he dies, far too young, of a mysterious illness her mother can barely speak about, Juneas world is turned upside down. But Finnas death brings a surprise acquaintance into Juneas lifeasomeone who will help her to heal, and to question what she thinks she knows about Finn, her family, and even her own heart. At Finnas funeral, June notices a strange man lingering just beyond the crowd. A few days later, she receives a package in the mail. Inside is a beautiful teapot she recognizes from Finnas apartment, and a note from Toby, the stranger, asking for an opportunity to meet. As the two begin to spend time together, June realizes sheas not the only one who misses Finn, and if she can bring herself to trust this unexpected friend, he just might be the one she needs the most. An emotionally charged coming-of-age novel, Tell the Wolves Iam Home is a tender story of love lost and found, an unforgettable portrait of the way compassion can make us whole again. Praise for Tell the Wolves Iam Home aA dazzling debut novel.aaO: The Oprah Magazine aThis compassionate and vital novel will rivet readers until the very end. . . . The narrative is as tender and raw as an exposed nerve, pulsing with the sharpest agonies and ecstasies of the human condition.aaBookPage aTremendously moving.aaThe Wall Street Journal aTranscendent . . . Peopled by characters who will live in readersa imaginations long after the final page is turned, Bruntas novel is a beautifully bittersweet mixture of heartbreak and hope.aaBooklist (starred review) aCarol Rifka Brunt establishes herself as an emerging author to watch.aaMinneapolis Star Tribune aTouching and ultimately hopeful.aaPeople Look for special features inside. Join the Random House Readeras Circle for author chats and more.NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Wall Street Journal ac O: The Oprah Magazine ac BookPage ac Kirkus Reviews ac Booklist ac School Library Journal In this striking literary debut, Carol Rifka Brunt unfolds a moving story ...
|Title||:||Tell the Wolves I'm Home|
|Author||:||Carol Rifka Brunt|
|Publisher||:||Dial Press - 2012-06-19|