When Shelley Marino travels to Vietnam to adopt a child, she is accompanied by her friend, Mai, who finds the land greatly changed from the impoverished country she fled two decades before. This first novel is a tender and exquisitely told story from a powerful new writer.

If You Lived Here 2008, Harper Paperbacks, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061130496

Trade paperback

If You Lived Here 2007, William Morrow & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780061130489