"Plunges us into the best kind of mystery, deep and interior." (The Washington Post)...Continua
The writing is clear, logic, without useless repetitions. The story almost a cliché, nonetheless it catches your attention and it is an easy reading.
Slow at the beginning. Then spinning. Moving. Twirling, disturbing, unraveling the soul as the plot reveals itself through the different eyes of Katherine, Robert, Mattie, Julia, M, the medias, the peasants. The hint of a new love (of a new life) made me bare the burden of Katherine's loss and findings....Continua
From the back:
"A pilot's wife is taught to be prepared for the late-night knock at the door. But when Kathryn Lyons receives word that a plane flown by her husband, Jack, has exploded near the coast of Ireland, she confronts the unfathomable - one startling revelation at a time. Soon drawn into a maelstrom of publicity fueled by rumors that Jack led a secret life, Kathryn sets out to learn who her husband really was, whatever that knowledge might cost. Her search propels this taut, impassioned novel as it movingly explores the question, How well can we ever really know another person?"
This book will definitely keep you interested!...Continua
I loved this book. It was a difficult read for me because I got so embroiled in it, I found it heart wrenching. Have since read others by her, but so far this my favorite.