Books by Sheila Evans

THE WIDOW’S HUSBAND by Sheila Evans
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 2005

"A novel that lets us down."
The latest from Evans (Stanley, California, 2003, etc.) begins as the exciting tale of a 50ish widow who uncovers the secret life of her dead husband—then peters out into tedium. Read full book review >
STANLEY, CALIFORNIA by Sheila Evans
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 1, 2003

"Arlene might find a sense of home again, but she does it without much feeling of resolution."
Evans's second (after Maggie's Rags, not reviewed) is a bit like Cheever's story "The Swimmer," with less of the emotional trauma and essential mystery. Read full book review >