Reviewed by Natasha Jackson for Readers' Favorite
Carol Fragale Brill tells this story beautifully, weaving the past and present seamlessly. Maggie. . .Struggling with eating disorders, abruptly leaves her first love behind and gives up on love. Until years later, when she meets an adorable little girl. Izzie satisfies Maggie's need to be loved, even in the unconditional way of young children. Maggie gets a second chance to feel loved again. The title is just one of the memorable phrases in Peace by Piece. The author does a fantastic job showing Maggie's journey to love herself.
About the Author
Carol Fragale Brill, earned her MFA in Creative Writing from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Poets and Writers named her fiction the 2010 Maureen Egen Writer’s Exchange first runner-up, A novel excerpt turned short story was selected as a favorite for the Philadelphia Stories Anthology. She writes book reviews for New York Journal of Books. Her work has also been published in Wide Array, Philadelphia Stories, and The Press of Atlantic City. Find her blog at www.4broadminds.blogspot.com/