“Told with humor and heart, Leave Me reveals that sometimes you have to leave everything you treasure in order to find your way back home. A moving testament to the persistence of love and the healing power of forgiveness.” (Tayari Jones, author of Silver Sparrow)
“With humor and pathos, Forman depicts Maribeth’s complicated situation and her thoroughly satisfying arc, leaving readers feeling as though they’ve really accompanied Maribeth on her journey. ” (Publishers Weekly)
“Award-winning teen author Forman’s adult debut nails the frustrations of working motherhood. . . . An appealing fairy tale for the exhausted and underappreciated.” (Kirkus Reviews)
“In Leave Me, Forman shows that it might be an act of bravery to crack something open in order to put it right again.” (The Globe and Mail)
About the Author
Gayle Forman is a journalist and award-winning author, whose many bestselling books include I Was Here, Just One Day, and If I Stay, which was also a major motion picture. She lives in Brooklyn with her family.