They were 'the five families' - the pleasant hospitable Frosts, the brash and sexy Cleggs, flirtatious Jimmy Rose and aloof Star, maternal Vicky and reliable Gordon Ransome, Michael Wickham and his perfect wife Marcelle. Old friends, their lives are interwoven in a comfortable pattern of school runs and Sunday golf, barbecues and shared holidays.
Until Nina Cort returns to the cathedral city of her childhood. Rich sophisticated and newly widowed, Nina is an exotic thread in the pattern, whose intrusion reveals a web of hidden flaws.
In the course of a year from which none will emerge unscathed, the five families and Nina discover that you can never truly know the fabric of other people's marriages. Perhaps not even of your own...
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"Hugely enjoyable ... Rosie Thomas writes with beautiful, effortless prose; she shows a rare compassion and a real understanding of the nature of love" ( The Times)From the Publisher:
Other People’s Marriages is one of ten fantastic Rosie Thomas backlist titles newly repackaged in Arrow with a great new look.
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Book Description Arrow (a Division of Random House Group), 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0099462478