With sharp humour and delicate grace, The Wife’s Tale follows Mary Gooch – morbidly obese and living in denial – as she pursues her husband across the country.
“Lansens’ clear prose unveils the connection between a body weighed down by flesh and a spirit smothered by loneliness.”
— 3½ stars in PEOPLE MAGAZINE
The fictional autobiography of conjoined twins, Rose and Ruby Darlen – a breathtaking novel about the profound and transcendent love between two extraordinary sisters.
“This is not a book about the
but a book about love, about being bound to someone else and accepting the situation gracefully, even gratefully.”
— SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE
The untold story of the descendants of the underground railroad.
“In Rush Home Road, Lori Lansens creates
a teeming, forgotten world linked to our own by one woman's
life, laid down across the twentieth century like a fragile
— THE VANCOUVER SUN