By Bridget Asher
What may existence be like with the one that received away? From the writer of My Husband’s Sweethearts—hailed as “a laugh-and-cry novel” that’s “whip-smart, tender…an undiluted pleasure to read”—comes this bighearted, humorous, fiercely perceptive story a few fortunately married girl and the little white lie that modified everything.…
For Gwen service provider, love has continuously been doled out in little packets—from her father, a marine biologist who buried himself in paintings after her mother’s dying; and from her husband, Peter, who’s consistently been decent and secure. but if an previous university boyfriend, the irrepressible Elliot Hull, invitations himself again into Gwen’s lifestyles, she starts off to recollect a time while love was once an ocean.
What does Elliot wish? in truth, he has a slightly fabulous proposition: he desires Gwen to develop into his spouse. His faux spouse. only for a number of days. To accompany him to his family’s lake condo for the weekend in order that he can satisfy his death mother’s final want. Reluctantly Gwen concurs to play along—with her husband Peter’s complete aid. It’s only one weekend—what damage might come of it?
But as Gwen is drawn into Elliot’s quirky, remarkable family—his astonishingly clever and open mom, his hot and alluring sister, and his lovely, precocious niece—she starts off wondering every thing she’s ever anticipated from love. And as she starts off to discover a number of secrets and techniques approximately her circle of relatives, it unexpectedly appears like a fake dating simply may perhaps become the main genuine factor she’s ever identified.