The Bohemians: A Novel
A dazzling novel of one of America’s most celebrated photographers, Dorothea Lange, exploring the wild years in San Francisco that awakened her career-defining grit, compassion, and daring. More…

Song of a Captive Bird
A spellbinding debut novel about the trailblazing 1960s poet Forugh Farrokzhad, who defied Iranian society to find her voice and her destiny. More…

The Good Daughter
In this sweeping, poignant, and beautifully written memoir, Jasmin weaves the stories of three generations of Iranian women into a unique tale of one family’s struggle for freedom and understanding. More…

My mission is to write the kinds of books I most love to read: books that transport you, books that conjure different worlds, books you can get lost in. I’m drawn to stories about spirited and inspiring women from history. I especially love seeking out lost or forgotten tales and bringing them to life in ways that celebrate, enlightened, and empower women.