Devastating secrets tear two families apart in this
acclaimed novel from #1 New York Times
bestselling author Sherryl Woods
For ten years Emily Dobbs and Marcie Carter have been the
closest of friends. They've raised their kids together,
shared joy and heartache, exchanged neighborhood gossip over
tea. But when Marcie's son, now a college freshman sports
star, is arrested for date rape, the bond between the
families could be shattered forever.
As the Carters try to deal with the unthinkable, Emily
discovers her daughter has been hiding a terrible secretâ€¦a
secret that threatens the futures of both families. Recently
divorced, Emily struggles to keep it all togetherâ€”to support
her terrified daughter, to maintain her friendship with
Evan's mother and to have faith in the detective who could
change all of their lives.
When things seem darkest, both she and Marcie discover that
sometimes the first step toward a better future is mending
fences with the past.