Review from “Reading the West” (sponsored and promoted by the Mountain & Plains Independent Bookseller’s Association). November 9, 2023.

Review from “Burning Ambulance” music website and Substack (review starts midway)

“Hazel Reads a Lot” Book blogger and influencer. Review

Interview with Hazel’s Book Tours. November 2, 2023.

“…Well developed characters and wonderful plotline, this story will tug at your heartstrings and make you laugh… A dark comedy featuring loss, grief, and survival. I highly recommend this.” Habeeba Rahman, bookstagramer, Kerala, India. @the_dreamy_bibliophile on Instagram

“You need to add this book in your TBR immediately.” Sukh, bookstagramer, Halifax, Canada. @growusingbooks on Instagram

“I loved this book! It is a book of hope and finding your place in the world after a tragic loss.” Kristen, bookstagramer, New York. @id_ratherbereading_247 on Instagram

“This book explores grief and loneliness in such a real way that I got emotional at a few points…The writing is beautiful for these dark matters.” Beth, bookstagramer, United Kingdom. @beths_bookblog on Instagram

“…the characters give so much that you feel as if you’re watching a movie rather than reading. I look forward to reading more of the author’s work…” Casey, bookstagramer, Tennesee. @theoutsidersbookshelf on Instagram


2024 Eric Hoffer Book Award, general fiction 1st Runner-up announced at the US Review of Books

2023 Montana Book Award Honor Book press release

Feature from The Bigfork Eagle on Man, Underground

Guest Blog Post, Damyanti Biswas: “How to Give Your Characters Greater Psychological Depth” November 6, 2023