A dazzling new novel about friendship and redemption in the face of tragedy and loss, set in Chicago and modern Paris in the 1980s.
In 1985, Yale Tishman, director of art gallery development in Chicago, is carrying out an incredible coup, bringing as a gift a significant collection of paintings from the 1920s. , the AIDS epidemic carnage is growing around him. One by one, his friends die, and after Niko’s friend’s funeral, the virus spreads closer to Yale himself. Soon the only person left behind is Fiona, Nico’s younger sister.
Thirty years later, Fiona is in Paris tracing her daughter, who has disappeared in the cult. While staying with an old friend, the famous Photographer who documents the Chicago crisis, she eventually struggles with the devastating effects of AIDS on her life and relationships with her daughter. These two interrelated stories guide us through the broken heart of the 1980s and the chaos of the modern world, while Yale and Fiona fight for good in the midst of disaster.
Great believers have become unforgettable and critically valued literature; was selected as one of the New York Times ’top ten books of the year, the Washington Post, the Buzzfeed, the Skimm Reading Receipt, and the best public library of the year in New York.
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