The Button Thief is one of the featured books in this week’s edition of The Washington Independent Review of Books!  Y.S. Fing wrote an enthusiastic review, concluding that

In this lovely memoir, we’re reminded anew of the bittersweet nature of growing up. Fay Webern has rendered a way to break out of a cycle of misery and embrace the ambivalent joys of life.

Read the full review here.