Chosen as #1 on the Indie Next List by booksellers nationwide. Named a Most Anticipated Book or Best Book of Spring 2019 by Esquire, BuzzFeed, Real Simple, Newsweek, ELLE Australia, The Chicago Review of Books, theSkimm, Southern Living, Garden & Gun, The Millions, Bustle, HelloGiggles, and Lit Hub.
The debut collection by essayist Mary Laura Philpott asks: What happens after you check off all the boxes on your to-do list and realize you might need to reinvent the list—and yourself?
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