Juliet in August

Juliet in August

Dianne Warren

In her luminous debut novel, acclaimed author Dianne Warren captures the honesty of the human spirit and the hunt for companionship…

Juliet is a blink-and-you-miss-it type of town—a dusty oasis at the fringe of an unlimited stretch of sand. It’s effortless to think not anything of end result occurs the following, however the hills vibrate with the wealthy tales of its humans: Lee, a rancher afraid to just accept accountability for the land his adoptive mom and dad left him; Norval, the financial institution supervisor compelled to foreclose on his associates; Willard and Marian, a shy couple past center age, fumbling with the popularity in their emotions for every different; Vicki, a mom of six suffering to maintain her chaotic loved ones afloat. And someplace, misplaced within the sand, a camel named Antoinette.

Juliet in August unfolds over the process only one evening and day within the lives of its characters. Their tales intersect and overlap because the complete spectrum of human comedy and heartbreak is refracted via their little struggles and deeper matters. With wit, thoughtfulness, and unforgettable characters, Juliet in August confirms Dianne Warren as a strong new expertise.

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