"Soulful and thoughtful… An impressively mature and wide-ranging book, both geographically and emotionally."
–The New York Times Book Review
"Luminous… Searing in its quietness, overwhelming in its intent, this novel of silence stands witness to the heroic nature of life."
–Booklist (Starred Review)
"Undeniably graceful… It is vulnerability that makes The Journey Home so complete and appealing."