Enormously accomplished .rich, absorbing, and full of life. -"The New Yorker
" A warm, wise debut. . . . Three Junes marks a blessed event for readers of literary fiction everywhere. San Francisco Chronicle
Julia Glass s talent sends chills up my spine; Three Junes is a marvel. Richard Russo, author of Empire Falls"
Three Junes almost threatens to burst with all the life it contains. Glass s ability to illuminate and deepen the mysteries of her characters lives is extraordinary. Michael Cunningham, author of The Hours"
Three Junes brilliantly rescues, then refurbishes, the traditional plot-driven novel. . . Glass has written a generous book about family expectations but also about happiness. " The New York Times Book Review
" Gorgeous. . . Three Junes goes after the big issues without a trace of fustiness and gives us a memorable hero. "Los Angeles Times Book Review"
Three Junes is a novel that bursts with the lives of its characters. They move into our hearts, taking up permanent residence, the newest members of the reader s family of choice. "Times-Picayune"
Fiercely realized. . .luxuriant in its emotional comprehension and the idea, or promise, that anything might happen. "Boston Globe
Radiant an intimate literary triptych of lives pulled together and torn apart. "Chicago Tribune
" Sophisticated . . . Engrossing . . . Catches the surprising twists and turns in family relationships, amid love, loss, hope and regret. "Seattle Post-Intelligencer"
The sort of sparkling debut that marks a writer as one to watch. "Daily News
" The fluid, evolving nature of family history is at the heart of this assured first novel. "Time Out New York
" This first novel treats family ties, erotic longing, small children and prolonged deaths from AIDS and cancer with a subtlety that grows from scrupulous unsentimentality. "Newsday"
Formidable. . . The traditional novel of social relations is very much alive in Three Junes. Virginia Woolf and Elizabeth Bowen, among other exemplars, would surely approve. "Kirkus Reviews"
Brimming with a marvelous cast of intricate characters set in an assortment of scintillating backdrops, Glass's philosophically introspective novel is highly intelligent and well-written. "Booklist