Présentation de l'éditeur
"A marriage is always two intersecting stories." This realization comes perhaps too late to the husband of Etna Bliss-a man whose obsession with his young wife begins at the moment of their first meeting, as he helps Etna and her companions escape from a fire in a hotel restaurant, and culminates in a marriage doomed by secrets and betrayal. Written with the intelligence and grace that are the hallmarks of Anita Shreve's bestselling novels, this gripping tale of desire, jealousy, and loss is peopled by unforgettable characters as real as the emotions that bring them together.
Biographie de l'auteur
Anita Shreve is the author of nine critically acclaimed and bestselling novels. Although she was awarded an O. Henry Prize in 1975, Shreve felt she couldn't make a living as a fiction writer so became a journalist, whilst beginning her first novel, Eden Close. With its publication in 1989, she gave up journalism for writing fiction full time, thrilled, as she says, with "the rush of freedom that I could make it up. "She lives in Longmeadow, Massachusetts.
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