Being Lara

Being Lara Cover

Being Lara

By Lola Jaye

William Morrow & Company, Paperback, 9780062069344, 320pp.

Publication Date: March 13, 2012

A poignant and provocative story of adoption, self-discovery, and the meaning of family, Being Lara by author Lola Jaye (By the Time You Read This) is an unforgettable tale of three women British mother, Nigerian birth mother, and 30-year-old daughter the choices they made, and the fragile bond they try to create across time and continents. Intelligent and touching, Being Lara is exquisite contemporary fiction with heart and soul that will resonate with readers of Cecilia Ahearn, Thrity Umrigar, and Shilpi Gowda.