A rare and intimate portrait of an American family in time of war by a military wife. “Standing By is a deeply moving and ultimately breathtaking book. Any husband or wife will draw inspiration and wisdom from this extraordinary story.” (Andrew Carroll, New York Times bestselling author of War Letters)
Alison Buckholtz’s essays have appeared in The New York Times, Slate, Real Simple and many other publications. She lives in Washington, D.C. with her husband, an active-duty naval officer, and their two children.