Maud Newton

PUBLISHED BY RANDOM HOUSE, MARCH 2022

Ancestor Trouble: A Reckoning and a Reconciliation

Maud Newton’s first book was named one of the best of 2022 by New Yorker, NPR, Washington Post, Time, Boston GlobeEsquire, Garden & Gun, Entertainment Weekly, Atlanta Journal-Constitution, and Chicago Tribune. It was a New York Times Editors’ Choice selection and a Roxane Gay Audacious Book Club Pick. The New York Times Book Review calls it “a literary feat that simultaneously builds and excavates identity.”

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