Her characters are confused, believable, and utterly human, which is one of the main reasons the book strikes so many lonely, bewildered and true notes. --Publishers Weekly on Summer in the Land of Skin
Jody Gehrman writes with a poet s vigilance and a comic s wit....In between laughing breaks, you ll appreciate the keen eye Gehrman trains on life s small, fine, bitter moments. --Kim Green, author of Paging Aphrodite
Gehrman s enjoyable novel is as sharp and observant as the title suggests. --Booklist on Summer in the Land of Skin
About the Author
Jody Gehrman teaches writing at Mendocino College in Northern California. Unlike her heroine, she has never perused Victoria s Secret in class, she s never had a crush on a student and she is well aware that syllabi cannot be purchased on Amazon. Notes from the Backseat is her third novel. Visit her at www.jodygehrman.com.