Author Spotlight: Miriam Toews (10/26/21)

Miriam Toews is the bestselling author of deeply human novels filled with compassion, humor, and feisty main characters.

FIGHT NIGHT is a love letter to mothers and grandmothers with the story of three generations of women.

FIGHT NIGHT

2 starred reviews!

“The author of WOMEN TALKING (2018) lets a 9-year-old girl have her say…Funny and sad and exquisitely tender.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“Fierce and funny, this gives undeniable testimony to the life force of family. It’s a knockout.”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

Don’t miss Miriam’s previous book:

WOMEN TALKING

3 starred reviews, a LibraryReads pick, and an Indie Next pick!

“After more than 300 women in the Mennonite colony of Molotschna were attacked between 2005 and 2009, eight of the settlement’s women, from the Loewen and Friesen families, gather secretly to discuss their plan of action in this powerful novel by Toews (ALL MY PUNY SORROWS).”–Publishers Weekly, starred review

“An exquisite critique of patriarchal culture from the author of ALL MY PUNY SORROWS(2014)…Stunningly original and altogether arresting.”–Kirkus Reviews, starred review

“Toews’ clarifying novel will help further dismantle the toxic habits of sexism.”–Booklist, starred review

WOMEN TALKING by Miriam Toews; 9781635574340; available now.
FIGHT NIGHT by Miriam Toews; 9781635578171; available now.

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