From the author of the acclaimedEnglish Correspondencecomes this story of fraught relationships, of a woman caring for her teenage daughter, son and toddler. It is a story of how everyone would like to escape the ties that bind, and begin afresh.
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FIRST AIDUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
A fractured family deals with both a mother's and a daughter's need to run away.Several years after her husband has left her for another woman, Jo packs up her three children and heads from Brighton ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - allison.sivak - LibraryThing
This was an interesting kind of "mystery" novel, very realistic in focus and tone. When Jo, mother of three, has her face slashed by her live-in boyfriend, she takes her kids to stay with her ... Read full review