Viking Press

Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal Book Review

Kitchens of the Great Midwest is the debut novel of J. Ryan Stradal. Lars Thorvald’s life changes when his wife leaves him and their baby daughter Eva to pursue her dream of becoming a sommelier. Trying to keep his life together with the help of his brother Jarl and his girlfriend Fiona, Lars seems to be inching towards being okay when a terrible accident ends his life, leaving Jarl and