Books by Karma Brown

RECIPE FOR A PERFECT WIFE by Karma Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 21, 2020

"An engaging and suspenseful look at how the patriarchy shaped women's lives in the 1950s and continues to do so today."
A wife in 2018 discovers letters and a cookbook from her house's previous inhabitant—and realizes that their lives might not be so different. Read full book review >
THE LIFE LUCY KNEW by Karma Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 12, 2018

"A fizzy love story with a serious streak, good for readers who like their conundrums to go down as easily as one of the cocktails the characters enjoy."
A millennial makes a bad footwear decision, falls on the ice outside a store in Toronto, gets a concussion, and wakes up in the hospital convinced she's madly in love with a man she never married instead of the one she lives with. Read full book review >
THE CHOICES WE MAKE by Karma Brown
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 12, 2016

"A compelling premise with a plot that intensifies satisfyingly in the second half, this book is a good bet for readers who don't shy away from difficult moral questions swirling around a sometimes-sappy center."
In a novel exploring the fragile ties of friendship, love, and family, Brown (Come Away With Me, 2015) takes on the loaded subject of surrogate motherhood between a pair of best friends—and the unforeseen turmoil and tragedy that result. Read full book review >