This is a novel of Western America in the making; intensely thrilling. Deals with Wyoming in 1868 when it was the meeting-place of railroad builders, gamblers, painted ladies, Mormons on their way West and Savage Sioux.
Having lived in both Romania and the U.S., Maria Elena Sandovici soon discovered that life in a foreign country isn't necessarily easier or better than where you grew up. Her book, Dogs With Bagels revolves a lot around this theme. Today we chat with her about homesickness, using flawed characters and the meaning behind the title of the book.