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The Unstable Identities of The Caregiver
Samuel Park’s last novel explores how one person’s sense of self can be absorbed into another’s need.
- ROSA INOCENCIO SMITH
- The Atlantic
The Caregiver SIMON & SCHUSTER
Samuel Park’s new novel, The Caregiver, is a study in fragility: that of bodies, of boundaries, and of identity itself. Centering on two relationships—a mother and her daughter, and the daughter and her patient—it explores the complex bonds between people who are linked by the need that one has for the…