Nina Revoyr is the author of one previous novel, The Necessary Hunger. She was born in Japan, raised in Tokyo and Los Angeles, and is of Japanese and Polish descent. She lives and works in Los Angeles.
"a remarkable feat [...] told so gracefully and yet with anger searing through the elegant writing" - Susan Straight, author of High Wire on Southland "The stories - black, white, Asian an multi-racial - intertwine in unexpected and deeply satisfying ways. Read this book and tell me you don't want to read more. I know I do" - Dorothy Allison, author of Bastard Out of Carolina