The Leavers Shortlisted For National Book Awards For Fiction

We are incredibly excited to share the news that Lisa Ko’s fantastic debut novel, THE LEAVERS, was named a finalist for the National Book Award for Fiction this morning.

Praise for Lisa Ko’s THE LEAVERS:

“…dazzling debut… Filled with exquisite, heartrending details, Ko’s exploration of the often-brutal immigrant experience in America is a moving tale of family and belonging.”

People (Book of the Week)

“Ambitious… Lisa Ko has taken the headlines and has reminded us that beyond them lie messy, brave, extraordinary, ordinary lives.”

New York Times Book Review

“…searing first novel…”

O, The Oprah Magazine