Lawrencia DeZhabi has the perfect marriage until a cosmetic company takes note of her astounding beauty. Now a cover model for their latest ad campaign, Lawrencia becomes a household name. Suddenly the New York housewife is a walking celebrity and her old-fashioned husband is anything but pleased.

Ivan is not used to sharing his wife with anyone, but now he's playing second fiddle to the general public. Just when he starts to accept his wife's newfound career, an unplanned pregnancy ends in tragedy and Ivan can't help blaming Lawrencia. However, when their family conspires to arrange a holiday trip for the couple, husband and wife soon realize that love can conquer all.

Finding Love Again is a phenomenal, complicated love story that's engrossing and poignantly passionate. Washington is steadily making her mark on the literary world. (Oct., 352 pp., $5.99)
Reviewed by: 
T.L. Burton