By Liza Gyllenhaal
Brook Bostock has led a privileged existence. The daughter of a very filthy rich and well known family members, she married the guy of her desires and is elevating deeply enjoyed teenagers. yet her satisfied house is shattered whilst a local youngster is assaulted in the course of an evening of consuming with the Bostocks' son and his prep college friends.
The scandal gets nationwide attention—not purely as a result of Brook’s kinfolk identify, yet as a result lawsuit looming opposed to Brook and her husband, Michael, that alleges they're answerable for what went on of their condo. unexpectedly the small Massachusetts city they name domestic looks turning opposed to them, revealing the simmering jealousies and resentments which have been lurking lower than the skin all alongside.
With their once-perfect relations at risk of falling aside, Brook and Michael needs to be able to get via this together—or probability wasting every thing they love…
*Ben Sherwood, writer of Charlie St. Cloud
**Katherine Davis, writer of A narrow Thread
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