ABOUT THE BOOK:
Is it ever too late to find the life you always wanted? A modern day Brief Encounter or TheBridges of Madison County, this is a novel which poses the ultimate romantic dilemma,from the bestselling author of The Pursuit of Happiness, A Special Relationship, and TheMoment.
Is it ever too late to have the life you wanted? Or do we owe it to ourselves topursue the promise of happiness?
For twenty years, Laura has been a good wife and mother. She's supported her husbandthrough redundancy, she's worried about her son, she's encouraged her daughter. Shehas been constant, caring and selfless.
She's stopped thinking about her own dreams, the places she'd like to go and the booksshe'd like to talk about.
But a chance meeting with a man in a hotel lobby - and the five days that follow - remindLaura of the young woman she used to be, and the woman she could have become.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Douglas Kennedy's previous novels include the critically acclaimed bestsellers The BigPicture, The Pursuit of Happiness, A Special Relationship and The Moment. He is also theauthor of three highly praised travel books. His work has been translated into twenty-twolanguages. In 2007 he was awarded the French decoration of Chevalier de l'Ordre des Artset des Lettres. Born in Manhattan in 1955, he has two children and currently divides histime between London, Paris, Berlin, Montreal and Maine.