Books by Lynne Hugo

BABY’S BREATH by Lynne Hugo
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 1, 2000

"What should be a searing tragedy is instead another unconvincing take on mothers and daughters who love each other but are too dumb and defensive to open up until it's almost too late."
A vividly detailed but unpersuasive second novel tries to show why a college freshman denies her pregnancy and then abandons her newborn baby. Read full book review >
SWIMMING LESSONS by Lynne Hugo
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 8, 1998

"More at home in the shallow than the deep end, though nicely detailed. (Literary Guild Featured Alternative)"
A schematic tale about the friendship between two women that, weighted by much pop psychoanalyzing, just barely keeps afloat. Read full book review >