By Elizabeth Searle
Johanna Stoberock of the Seattle occasions wrote: “Searle's prose is lyrical; even the rhythm of her sentences captures the hesitation and setting apart loneliness of her characters. She infuses the unconventional with a tangible disappointment and longing, a longing inside of each one of her characters for a fuller lifestyles, a existence that comes with no the need of reinvention…the ebook presents a relocating meditation on love and loyalty…”
And, Kirkus studies referred to as it, “A strong unsettling first novel…what makes Searle’s paintings stand out is her relentless scrutiny of even the smallest occasions and gestures, the way she believably locates…the specifics of character…A vivid, distinct, haunting debut…”
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A Four-Sided Bed by Elizabeth Searle