Review of The Imperfects by Amy Meyerson

Diamonds, Dysfunction, and Family Legacy

The fragmented Miller family is far from perfect — they’ve never been able to get their act together. But when the family matriarch dies and leaves a famous multimillion-dollar diamond to them in her will, they’ve got to try.

In The Imperfects, (Park Row Books), author Amy Meyerson weaves a tale of historical mystery, a famous missing diamond, a Jewish family’s plight during the Holocaust, and the tenuous relationships of their modern-day descendants — the Miller family.

“The email hits the Millers’ inbox at 4:07 P.M., Eastern Standard Time, with news that Helen Auerbach has died. Helen is dead.”

The Miller family has never been close. Helen was their only anchor, and now she’s gone.

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