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WITH YOU AND WITHOUT YOU
Genre: Mainstream, General Mainstream Fiction
In Wolf's debut novel, Patrick Houlihan's family must adjust when the successful businessman dies in a car accident. He leaves behind his wife, Allyson, and daughters Becca, 11, and Lydia,
Allyson adjusts to raising the children alone, despite the interference of her mother-in-law. And Allyson's friendship with Patrick's best friend, Michael, takes on romantic overtones. But further unforeseeable events force the family to unite to support one another.
Beautifully written, Wolf's debut is mesmerizing, reflecting on the tremendous impact of a single tragic event. The author reveals the constant evolution of relationships, between mother and daughter and friends and lovers. (Jul., 368 pp., $14.00)
Reviewed By: Sheri Melnick
Published: July 2006