* A buzz book 2017 summer highly anticipated book
* A 2017 library journal top literary fiction June preview
* A Booklist starred review
* A BBC culture 10 Books to Read in June: " Redel's new novel brings to mind Virginia Woolf's The Waves."
“A touching story of friendship and loss . . . richly realized. The result is an unflinching and affecting look at how one woman’s final days change the lives of those around her.”
Guernica interview www.guernicamag.com/victoria-redel-the-lifelong-power-of-female-friendships/
Elle.com interview: www.elle.com/culture/books/news/a46491/victoria-redel-before-everything-interview/
Rumpus interview: therumpus.net/2017/07/the-rumpus-interview-with-victoria-redel/