A story of growing up in the world of espionage
"A poignant chronicle of the diaspora of the heart--and the heart's quest and longing for that universal place called home."
Wall Street Journal
In Britain or France my aging mother would have gotten better health care.
An exploration of Argentina’s past tyrannies, and my own
"...One of the most compelling, knowledgeable, and graceful books about the French soul that has ever been written by an American."
-Richard Goodman, author of French Dirt: The Story of a Garden in the South of France
"The stories remain...etched in the reader's mind, etched as if by the harsh wind of Patagonia itself. Extraordinarily fine writing."
-St. Louis Post-Dispatch
"An eloquent essay."
-New York Times