Thérèse Purcell Nielsen

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The Opposite of Certainty: Fear, Faith, and Life in Between

Reid’s saga will appeal to readers seeking a faith-filled approach to confronting the worst that life throws at them.

Bright Precious Thing

Caldwell presents an affecting, realistic argument for friendships and personal connections, particularly the enduring ones, which help us face what the author calls the “mirage” at the end of our lives. [See Prepub Alert, 1/8/20.]


Aren’t You Forgetting Someone? Essays from My Mid-Life Revenge

Fans of Nora Ephron will empathize and laugh along with Lizer.

Moments of Glad Grace: A Memoir

Wearing’s account will appeal to readers curious about genealogy and Irish history, as well as those facing the waning days of their parents’ lives.

This Really Isn’t About You

Edelstein delivers a chronicle of the work in progress that was her life, over years marked by uncertainty and grief, in an account that will appeal to those who feel unmoored by the circumstances of their own lives.

Miss Aluminum: A Memoir

Moore offers readers a well-written, unobstructed view of what appears to be an idyllic life, ultimately revealing that looks can be deceiving.

Parisian Lives: Samuel Beckett, Simone de Beauvoir, and Me: A Memoir

Bair settles some scores and remains moot on a few issues of interest in the literary world in a narrative that will hold the most appeal for Beckett and de Beauvoir aficionados.

Let Her Fly: A Father's Journey

Yousafzai's gracious acknowledgement of the role of others in helping his daughter launch her astonishing campaign to secure rights for women and girls in Pakistan is both refreshing and inspirational.

The Light Years

Survival would have been enough of an accomplishment for Rush, but the real triumph here is the artful way he takes us all along for the ride

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