Reasons She Goes to the Woods
LONGLISTED FOR THE BAILEYS WOMEN'S PRIZE FOR FICTION 2014
"Reasons She Goes to the Woods" is a captivating novel that follows Pearl, a mysterious little girl who escapes to the nearby woods for her own secret reasons. Throughout her childhood years, Pearl's adventures in the dark and sensual woods are told in beautifully written vignettes. Explore this nervy and lyrical story of a normal girl growing up, doing normal things, but for reasons that are anything but normal.