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Author Keija Parssinen describes writing 'The Ruins of Us'

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Published on Sep 9, 2013

This month, folks around town will be discussing this year's One Read selection, the Ruins of Us by Keija Parssinen. Set in Saudi Arabia in 2005, the novel tells the story of Rosalie March, an American expat married to a wealthy Saudi businessman. Their happy union starts to crumble after she discovers her husband's secret second marriage. The book examines the emotional toll the revelation takes on Rosalie, her husband, her son and daughter and a family friend.

This week on Intersection, we'll talk about the novel with the book's author, Keija Parsinnen.

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