“Women-in-transition novels make up a large part of contemporary mainstream fiction, and Judith Ryan Hendricks is one of the quiet stars of the genre…”
—Pasatiempo (The Santa Fe New Mexican)
“Readers will be thrilled to catch up with Hendricks’s beloved characters from the bestselling Bread Alone and The Baker’s Apprentice. Baker’s Blues is Hendricks at her finest, taking on life’s thorniest issues and handling them with grace, aplomb and the utmost skill. This book will move her into the larger readership she so richly deserves…”
—Jo-Ann Mapson, LA Times bestselling author of Owen’s Daughter.