By Yvvette Edwards
“[A] gorgeously lyrical debut novel….Engrossing and human to the middle, Edwards’s novel wrings the center within the such a lot soft of ways.”
—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“The novel is excessive drama, filled with breathtaking rigidity, and, now and then, delivered to brain the works of Arthur Miller and August Wilson, either one of whom knew something or approximately secrets and techniques spilled throughout a kitchen table.”
—Attica Locke, writer of Black Water Rising
Soon the identify on each fiction lover’s lips could be Yvvette Edwards, due to her notable debut novel, A cabinet choked with Coats. Longlisted for the guy Booker Prize, one in every of nice Britain’s so much prestigious literary awards, and named certainly one of Kirkus Review’s most sensible Books of the yr, Edwards’s strong first novel is right away a poignant relatives drama and a gripping mystery—page-turning literature with a thrilling infusion of noir. it's the tale of Jinx, who believes she performed a pivotal position in her mother’s homicide, until eventually an previous acquaintance seems at her door with seductive air, a protracted, unusual tale, and, rather in all likelihood, the sour fact. a really lovely paintings of up to date literary fiction that packs an emotional punch and retains readers guessing to the top, A cabinet packed with Coats is already being in comparison by way of critics to the novels of the grasp, Ruth Rendell.
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