Middlesex, by Jeffrey Eugenides
Follow the dramatic story of Calliope Stephanides and three generations of the Greek-American Stephanides family who travel from a tiny Greek village near Mount Olympus to Detroit during Motor City’s glory days. Calliope has always known she’s not like other girls. But to truly understand her nature, she must first uncover a dark family secret involving an astonishing genetic history responsible for transforming Callie into Cal. Winner of the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, this lyrical narrative reinvents the American epic. Books will be available at the reference desk; for more information, call 801-337-2690.