"Elegantly written and intensely intimate. A moving, poetic debut." -Marisa de los Santos, bestselling author of Love Walked In
"So tender and lovely. This is a novel I will keep on my bookshelf forever." -Rebecca Rasmussen, author of The Bird Sisters
"In her thoroughly enchanting debut, Hall casts a spell with this coming-of-age tale that feels... ‘ like magic caught and held.'"
"A poignant tale of a daughter strung between two parents and of the kind of silence and secrets that destroy families."
"Hall's lovely and haunting debut...will entrance readers."
"An addictive read and an amazing debut."
– Cosmopolitan magazine, UK
"Fantastically evocative and sun-drenched with a twist."
-Stylist magazine, UK
About the Author
Emylia Hall\u2019s short fiction has appeared in a number of publications, and she was dubbed by Elle magazine (UK) as one of 2012\u2019s three most anticipated debut novelists. She lives in the UK with her husband, who is also an author. The Book of Summers is Emylia\u2019s first novel and is inspired by her childhood memories of vacations spent in rural Hungary.