The Prodigal Wife: A Novel
“Deservedly compared to her countrywomen, Binchy and Pilcher, Willett is an equally gifted storyteller.”—Booklist In Marcia Willett’s latest novel, Jolyon, who had been abandoned by his mother, Maria, is living at the Keep with his father and his stepmother Fliss. Now that Jolyon is a successful television presenter of gardening programs, the recently widowed Maria, lonely and impressed by her son’s fame, reappears and hopes to step back into his life. But Jolyon finds it difficult to trust his mother and forgive the hurt she had inflicted on him.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - littlegreycloud - LibraryThing
In view of the older reviews, I would just like to point out that this book is a continuation of the Chadwick Family Chronicles -- hence the "the numerous characters" who are just mentioned -- and it ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Celebryson - LibraryThing
I'd never read Marcia Willett and looked forward to 'trying out' a new author. However, this book didn't work for me. The characters are interesting, so is the story, but it just wasn't getting there ... Read full review