By Ann Hood
When her twenty-five-year marriage ends and her two grown children are pursuing careers outside the country, Ava is thrust into a new chapter of her life. She joins a book club for the literature and companionship and is tasked with finding the book that means the most to her. Ava’s search is interrupted by the perils of her reality, from the resurfacing of difficult deaths to the disappearance of her daughter, Maggie. Rhode Island native Ann Hood’s novel is full of depth and compassion, secrets and suspense as it delves into the past and present.