"Family conflict, fascinating social commentary, and a riveting plot converge in Jennifer Vanderbes' stunning STRANGERS AT THE FEAST, a thriller that also raises large and haunting questions about the meaning of guilt, innocence, and justice." -O, The Oprah Magazine

"A tour de force that traces the long history of two families' decisions to their inevitable, chilling intersection... A must read."


“Gorgeously written and uncompromising in its vision... more than a great novel. It's an important one.” - Justin Cronin, author of THE PASSAGE

"Compelling...punctuated with sharp observations about class and race, about the winners and losers in America's power grabs, and about the ways a family can play out a culture's conflicts."

-The Washington Post