Meet: Gayle Beck, the matriarch of Hunting Ridge society, who struggles to reconcile her picture-perfect life with a numbing sense of unfulfilment; Love Welsh, adoring mother, who battles with memories of a childhood lived in the shadow of a genius father; Marie Passeti, over-stretched divorce lawyer and mother, who has lost her passion for life and for her husband; and, Janie Kirk, yummy mummy, whose quest for acceptance knows no bounds.
In a world where happiness comes second to appearances, their domestic discontent spirals into an irreversible course of risk-taking, secrecy and self-destruction.
For these four wives perfection is just a facade and behind closed doors infidelity, self-doubt and deceit run rife.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 368 pages
- Publisher: Cornerstone
- Publication Date: 04/12/2008
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780099525158
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