"Sparks seem to fly off the pages of Cornelia Read’s A FIELD OF DARKNESS, a stylishly written debut novel….powered by a sensational narrator's voice and lively characterizations….Read is a big talent."
——Hallie Ephron, The Boston Globe
"Read's sensational debut features spot-on descriptions of upstate-downstate conflicts, strong characterizations and a fascinating plot."
——Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
"This first novel is a rare gem, the work of a true talent."
——Rocky Mountain News