“A stunning debut about parents, children and the unwavering hope of a better life"
―The Washington Post
“A fascinating study of the malleability of truth”
―The New York Times Book Review
“A mesmerizing debut...[w]ith clear, assured prose and penetrating emotional intelligence”
―The Los Angeles Times
“Gripping . . . Kim makes a case for compassion that surpasses the suspense of her page-turner.”
“A page-turner. Should be huge.”
―Kirkus (starred review)
“Grabbed me hard right from the start.”
“A marvel... I am wrecked.”
"A stand-out, twisty debut...a masterfully plotted novel."
“Stunning debut...one of the most incredible novels of 2019."
―Liberty Hardy, Book of the Month Club
“A bold debut novel...unforgettable and true.”
“A master of both portraiture and storytelling. I loved this novel.”
“Masterpiece of grief, hope, and recrimination...not to be missed.”