"We all know what happens to the list you make at the start of the year. But if everything had gone according to plan, Thomson's book would be as straightforward as her original list. The twists and turns are what makes it -- that and a solid recipe for fried chicken."
--Max Watman, New York Times Book Review (04/12/2017)
"Jess is a smart, funny, straight-shooting writer with a great sense for food, and her A Year Right Here is no exception."―Molly Wizenberg, author of A Homemade Life and Delancey
"A Year Right Here weaves together sharp observation, emotional candor, and strong characterization. In telling the story of her year at home, Jess Thomson illuminates our corner of the world."―Claire Dederer, author of Love and Trouble andPoser: My Life in Twenty-Three Yoga Poses