Eileen Goudge is the "New York Times" bestselling author whose novels include "Domestic Affairs," "Woman in Red," "One Last Dance," "Garden of Lies," and "Thorns of Truth." There are more than three million copies of her books in print worldwide. She lives with her husband, entertainment reporter Sandy Kenyon, in New York City.
As their mother lies dying in a nursing home, two sisters find her diary--and a mother they never knew. Written shortly before their parents' marriage, the diary details their mother's romance with another man, and the sisters are moved to discover the depth of their mother's heartache. Slipping between a nostalgic past and the present, the story is suspenseful and surprising, and the versatile Susan Ericksen gives the characters the life, color and personality they deserve, effortlessly and faithfully conveying the middle-class, Midwestern setting. A Vanguard hardcover. (Apr.) Copyright 2009 Reed Business Information.