One of eight debut novels highlighted in the upcoming summer issue of Foreword Reviews: “emotionally powerful”.
Kirkus Reviews publishes its online review of UP THE HILL TO HOME. Verdict: “good book”!
UP THE HILL TO HOME is feeling a lot of love from the editorial reviews that are flowing in. And we have a busy calendar!
Every city is built by everyday people, even Washington, D.C. UP THE HILL TO HOME tells the story of the strong women and men who helped to build their home town.
The cover of UP THE HILL TO HOME is final; take a look!
Join us on Wednesday, April 29th from 7-9 p.m. at the Hotel Monaco in D.C. to celebrate the launch of UP THE HILL TO HOME
“As Charley Beck would do in Yacovissi’s quietly compelling family drama Up the Hill to Home, let me jump straight to the punch line: This is the book you will carry around with you – on the porch swing and waiting in line at the post office – to see how our great-grandparents lived […]
We’ll be shipping review copies of literary historical novel Up the Hill to Home to all the large review sites and newspapers this week. Even though the book won’t be released until 28 April, reviewers require a full 90 days ahead of publication to complete a review. Holding a printed copy for the first time […]
“Jennifer Bort Yacovissi has written a strong, serene, uplifting debut novel. Up the Hill to Home satisfies the heart but also pleases the mind. Readers will discover here a gifted writer with a firm grasp of American history, a fine way of turning a phrase, and a crisp sense of humor. What most novelists find […]
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