When the recipe for a new life is bittersweet…


Told with Karen Guzman’s trademark compassion, Arborview is the book we need right now: poignant, hopeful, and full of heart. A beautiful story about the relationships that shape us and the dreams that save us.” — New York Times bestselling author Michelle Richmond.

“A tender and nuanced tale, compassionately told and woven with truths and insights. Karen Guzman’s characters are finely rendered, their challenges, joys, confusions, and triumphs honestly portrayed.” — Judith Teitelman, award-winning author of Guesthouse for Ganesha

“Arborview is that book you crave when you need something sweet and comforting—a story that reminds us that solace and connection can be found in unexpected places. Readers will cry and cheer for Ellen and Rosa as they discover the courage to blaze their own paths. An uplifting story about secrets, dreams, new beginnings, and the quiet bravery of asserting one’s self-empowerment.” — Jennifer Gold, award-winning author of The Ingredients of Us and Keep Me Afloat