About my debut novel
(Stephen F. Austin State University Press)
A Jewish soccer mom in New Jersey, whose own mother has never talked about how she survived the Holocaust in Poland, becomes obsessed with the Polish-Catholic family of her son's best friend. Even as her single-minded research into both families’ stories jeopardizes her already shaky relationships with her mother, her husband, and her children, it pushes her to confront the existential questions of American Jews – indeed, of any group that has faced historical persecution:
How many generations does guilt carry on? What did your grandparents do to my grandparents? More...
About the Author
Until now, I’ve spent three-plus decades writing award-winning nonfiction, including eight books, mainly about consumer activism and business social responsibility.
But I started writing fiction when I was four years old, and now I’ve begun to achieve my lifelong dream with THE HEIRS – my first published novel. More...