Please Proceed to the Nearest Exit

A novel by Jessica Raya. Published by McClelland & Stewart.


In the tradition of Miriam Toews’s A Complicated Kindness, Mona Awad’s 13 Ways of Looking at a Fat Girl, and Marjorie Celona’s Y, and set against the shadow of the Vietnam War and the changing social mores of 1970s America, a sharply comic novel that follows the tumultuous coming of age of both a mother and daughter, at a time when womanhood itself was coming of age.

Read an excerpt here.

Find out more about author Jessica Raya here.

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