Bestselling author Green’s compelling novel will shock and surprise readers with a startling revelation as surely as it will tug at their heartstrings. Once again she displays her gift for creating characters readers will care about.

Laid-back Sylvie has a beautiful daughter and the perfect husband. Her life in California is idyllic. Maggie has a beautiful family and home on the East Coast. However, Maggie is too busy climbing the social ladder and purchasing Birkin bags to notice her good fortune. The two women come to the realization that they share a startling connection. They must rally in the face of the unthinkable to save their families, and rethink the meaning of the word family. (ST. MARTIN’S, Mar., 352 pp., $25.99)

Reviewed by: 
Mandy Boles