If ClaraBook - 2017
A mysterious manuscript falls into a bed-ridden writer's lap in this novel ofbroken bones, syrian folktales, and plummets of all varieties.In  If Clara , nobody stands on firm ground.Daisy, an author confined to her home, her leg in a cast from hip to ankle, receives a parcel containing the manuscript of a novel about a Syrian refugee, and is asked to pose as its writer. Julia, a curator of installation art, has no idea that her sister, Clara, has written a novel. However, she does know that Clara suffers from a debilitating mental illness that renders her wildly unpredictable. And Maurice's life is changed by a pair of binoculars welded to the wall of Julia's gallery. These stories collide in a most unexpected way.
Publisher: Toronto :, Coach House Books,, ©2017.
Branch Call Number: FICTION BAI
Characteristics: 157 pages ; 21 cm