"O'Connor writes a stylish, pungent prose and crafts magnetic characters
in this luminous evocation of a hardscrabble community and landscape." - Kirkus Reviews
"O'Connor offers a rare and honest glimpse inside the lightest and darkest
corners of the human soul." - Aaron Himes, Editor, The Literate Man
"A quiet, simple, and profoundly moving portrait of small town American life in the 1970's and 1980's.
O'Connor's subtle, often poetic prose and deep sympathy for and understanding of the trials
and triumphs of small town living make this novel soar." - Publishers Weekly