Books by Mae Briskin

A HOLE IN THE WATER by Mae Briskin
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 13, 2002

"The author tends to tell rather than show, but all the same her complex story is insightful in its portrayal of an older woman still able to experience life in all its pleasures and pain."
A new widow ventures to Italy seeking romance, renewal, and her long-lost daughter, in a second novel from Briskin (The Tree Still Stands, 1990). Read full book review >
THE TREE STILL STANDS by Mae Briskin
Released: Jan. 14, 1990

First novel from Briskin, author of the PEN award-winning fiction collection A Boy Like Astrid's Mother (1988): based on actual lives and events, the somewhat mechanically rendered but gripping story of a Polish family's flight from the Nazis. Read full book review >