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Death Valley: A Novel By Melissa Broder Cover Image
ISBN: 9781668024843
Availability: On our shelves now at one or more of our stores
Published: Scribner - October 3rd, 2023


I've stayed in my share of Best Westerns-- nothing special outside of their complete predictability and the pre-covid make your own waffle machine.  But I have never crawled inside a cactus and talked to the childhood version of my dad, tried to get rabbits to source safe food or followed a mythical bird out of the desert. The main character's trippy adventure through the desert and through her fear and grief worked for me. She walks through the Valley but comes out the other side.

Review by Charlotte