Stop Here: a novel

Stop Here: a novel

Beverly Gologorsky


Ava, Mila, and Rosalyn all paintings at Murray's Diner in new york. they're buddies and coworkers suffering to carry jointly their disordered lives. whereas Ava privately grieves the lack of her husband within the first Iraq conflict, Mila struggles to dissuade her seventeen-year-old daughter from enlisting within the moment. Rosalyn works as an escort via evening till love and affliction conspire to disrupt the tenuous stability she'd stumbled on and the prior she'd stored at a secure distance. The promise of a brand new dating with a coworker quickly starts off to revive Ava's religion in her personal skill to consider, and Mila learns via wrenching loss that kids needs to research from their very own errors. yet eventually it really is love–for each other and for his or her wayward families–that sustains them in the course of the soreness and uncertainty of a global without effortless answers.

With gentle, unadorned prose and a supremely human sympathy for the triumphs and defeats of way of life, during this long-awaited moment novel Beverly Gologorsky grants a relocating and incisive tale approximately loss, friendship, and therapeutic within the shadow of a possible never-ending battle.

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