Gail Albert's Matters of Chance: A Novel PDF

By Gail Albert

This searing novel, a countrywide booklet Award finalist, “transforms one woman’s event with melanoma right into a paintings of imaginative and prescient and intelligence” (The Washington Post).

“I am thirty-four years outdated, married, a professor of neurobiology; i've got sons, elderly 9 and 7. I grew up in Brownsville and that i left it in the back of, and that i used to be clinically determined as having melanoma in January. i do know that those proof are hooked up; i've got but to appreciate how.”

Mona’s excellent international is shattered via unexpected and severe illness—leaving her looking her previous for solutions. destiny has led her from a tricky Brooklyn girlhood to a cheerful marriage with a superb guy, yet what has she forgotten alongside the way in which? during this vintage ny novel of the Eighties, as Mona struggles to appreciate her personal existence tale, she uncovers the stunning reminiscence of a homicide and strains the form of her personal mortality.

This lovely paintings was once a finalist for the nationwide e-book Award for First Novel; now, its marvelous, bold exploration of an unfinished existence is set to be came upon via a brand new new release of readers.

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By Gail Albert

This searing novel, a countrywide booklet Award finalist, “transforms one woman’s event with melanoma right into a paintings of imaginative and prescient and intelligence” (The Washington Post).

“I am thirty-four years outdated, married, a professor of neurobiology; i've got sons, elderly 9 and 7. I grew up in Brownsville and that i left it in the back of, and that i used to be clinically determined as having melanoma in January. i do know that those proof are hooked up; i've got but to appreciate how.”

Mona’s excellent international is shattered via unexpected and severe illness—leaving her looking her previous for solutions. destiny has led her from a tricky Brooklyn girlhood to a cheerful marriage with a superb guy, yet what has she forgotten alongside the way in which? during this vintage ny novel of the Eighties, as Mona struggles to appreciate her personal existence tale, she uncovers the stunning reminiscence of a homicide and strains the form of her personal mortality.

This lovely paintings was once a finalist for the nationwide e-book Award for First Novel; now, its marvelous, bold exploration of an unfinished existence is set to be came upon via a brand new new release of readers.

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