“Spare, unsentimental…. [A] finely tuned human drama.”—Publishers Weekly
"An erotic, catastrophic love story that grows more mysterious by the page, Arana’s novel of taboo passion, tragic misperception, and life’s hidden dimensions is as shattering as it is seductive."—Booklist, starred review
“Unflinching … compelling…. Intelligent.”—Library Journal
"Arana’s prose soars with poetic imagery, evocative description and moving characterization."—Rocky Mountain News
From the Hardcover edition.