In the vein of Richard Russo and Tom Perrotta, a gripping, suspenseful, and gorgeous debut novel--told hour-by-hour over the course of a single day--in which a husband and wife try to outrun long-buried secrets, sending their lives spiraling into chaos.
#FirstLine ~ They wanted to go to the playground.
A gripping story that challenges what you think you know and wondering how far you would go to protect your life. In a thrilling and hard to put down novel the story unfolds with thrilling details and leaves the reader glued to the page. This book was an intense and thoughtful story that I will not soon forget.
Jennifer Kitses earned an MLitt in creative writing from the University of St. Andrews in Scotland and is a graduate of Columbia Journalism School. She has worked as a reporter for Bloomberg News, as an editor for Columbia Business School, and as a researcher for magazines. Her writing has appeared in The New York Observer and in Akashic Books’ online series, Mondays Are Murder. She lives with her family in New York.
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