A Stone for Bread named a Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016.
Starred Kirkus review: “A man long accused of fabricating a book of Holocaust poems reveals deeper and more complicated secrets in this absorbing novel.”
A Stone for Bread reviewed with authors Robert Morgan and Terry Roberts in the Online 2017 NC Literary Review. To see review.
Nominated for North Carolina’s prestigious 2016 Sir Walter Raleigh Fiction Award.
“a compelling read…” Linda C. Brinson, Greensboro News & Record See full review at News & Record.
“Five-star review by Goodreads reader Pat “beautifully written…” See full review
–“epic literary mystery….” –L.C. Fiore, author of Green Gospel”
–explores the mysteries of the human spirit — our capacity for deep evil and also deep love.” Mary Moore, 5-star Goodreads Review. See full review at Goodreads.
–“…a vivid picture of a man struggling with his past, trying to understand how that past and his desire to do the right thing ruined him.” Deidre Smith. See full review at the Salisbury Post.
“…a narrative as real, as harrowing, as documentary footage… a supremely ambitious book from a thoroughly gifted writer.” –Joseph Bathanti, author of The Life of the World to Come
“…piercing and evocative, imaginative and unsettling, psychologically thrilling…” —Judy Goldman, author of Losing My Sister