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By Susan K. Perry

They're dual sisters who're as faraway from exact as attainable: Kylie is a humanist who writes a column referred to as "A Rational Woman," and Phoebe is a born-again Christian embarking on a clinical venture to Ghana. Phoebe has invited Kylie's son Dorian to return with her for the summer season. Kylie learns that there's no magic safeguard opposed to undesirable swap. suffering to hold onto all of her attachments--her son, her husband, her domestic, her rationality, her very life --Kylie is stuck within the oldest of philosophical quandaries: what is worthy dwelling for?

Kylie's quirky method of perceiving the realm provides darkish humor to an intensely emotional journey.

The booklet types of this booklet include a couple of dozen photographs and reader's guide-type interactive questions.

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"Kylie's Heel burrows deep into the brain with its pathos and intelligence. Its strength slowly builds right into a crescendo of perception. it is a novel i'm going to always remember, not more than if i personally had lived it."

--Rebecca Newberger Goldstein, writer of Properties of sunshine: a unique of affection, Betrayal and Quantum Physics

"Susan Perry has written a compelling and compassionate novel approximately love and loss and renewal. What a great fiction debut!"

--Hilma Wolitzer, writer of An on hand Man, The Tunnel of Love, and Summer Reading

"Perry has moved and encouraged many readers via her non-fiction; now, with Kylie's Heel, she is poised to the touch readers via her fiction, to boot. This affecting novel explores the gulf that may develop among head and center, and reminds us that rationality, in all its shimmering readability, does not shield us opposed to loss."

--Gayle Brandeis, writer of The Book
of useless Birds
, Self Storage, and Delta Girls.

"A far-ranging intelligence illuminates each web page of Kylie's
, whose heroine encounters the worst of reports, and whose trip via her terror encompasses all components of human ingenuity."

--Merrill Joan Gerber, writer of The nation of Brooklyn and The Hysterectomy Waltz

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