Washington Square Press
On Sale: April 26, 2016
Paperback / e-Book
Add to Wish List
If you could repeat one year of your life, what would you
do differently? This heartwarming and hilarious novel
from the authors of The Status of All Things and
Your Perfect Life features three best friends who get
the chance to return to the year they turned fortyâ€”the year
that altered all of their lives, in ways big and smallâ€”and
also get the opportunity to change their future.
Jessie loves her son Lucas more than anything, but it tears
her up inside that he was conceived in an affair that ended
her marriage to a man she still loves, a man who just told
her he's getting remarried. This time around, sheâ€™s
determined to bury the secret of Lucasâ€™ paternity, and to
repair the fissures that sent her wandering the first time.
Gabriela regrets that she wasted her most fertile years in
hot pursuit of a publishing career. Yes, sheâ€™s one of the
biggest authors in the world, but maybe what she really
wanted to create was a family. With a chance to do it again,
sheâ€™s focused on convincing her husband, Colin, to give her
the baby she desires.
Claire is the only one who has made peace with her past: her
twenty-two year old daughter, Emily, is finally on track
after the turmoil of adolescence, and she's recently gotten
engaged, with the two carat diamond on her finger to prove
it. But if sheâ€™s being honest, Claire still fantasizes about
her own missed opportunities: a chance to bond with her
mother before it was too late, and the possibility of
preventing her daughter from years of anguish. Plus, thereâ€™s
the man who got awayâ€”the man who may have been her one true
But it doesnâ€™t take long for all three women to learn that
re-living a life and making different decisions only leads
to new problems and consequencesâ€”and that the mistakes they
made may, in fact, have been the best choices of allâ€¦
No comments posted.
Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!