by Jasmine Beach-Ferrara
The characters in these linked stories navigate love and loss with a touching urgency that feels particularly American.
CLAUDIA SILVER TO THE RESCUE
by Kathy Ebel
A sharply drawn debut about a tart- tongued Gen-Xer trying to make it in Manhattan. May remind you of HBO’s Girls.
ALL THE SUMMER GIRLS
by Meg Donohue
Life’s been throwing them curves, so three old friends head for a New Jersey beach house to rejuvenate and reexamine old choices.