By turns touching, confiding, and
—publishers weekly, starred review
Astounding…Nesbit brings alive
questions of war and power
that dog us to this day.
—booklist, starred review
Impressive . . . . Together and alone
and each in her separate way,
the wives are left to celebrate or lament
the wonder or the horror of what their town had done.
—The New York Times Book Review
[A] fascinating and artful debut…
This is a novel—and a writer—
—paula mclain, author of the paris wife
Recommended both for its important subject matter and for the author’s vivid storytelling.
I am in awe of this novel…
The Wives of Los Alamos will be read
and reread and remembered.
—gail godwin, author of flora
TaraShea Nesbit is an Assistant Professor in Fiction and Nonfiction at Miami University.