Hurrah! The San Francisco Chronicle reviewed Shades of Milk and Honey
and liked it. The review wraps up with this:
Kowal sets her own mark on this kind of comedy of manners and creates a low-key and witty debut novel, one that succeeds through understated humor and sprightly prose, rather than through absurd juxtapositions of the historical and the supernatural.
You can read the full review at the San Francisco Chronicle‘s website.