Lucy stole her friend Rose’s ‘happily ever after’ because she wanted Rose’s husband, Peter, and Lucy always gets what she wants. Big mistake. Rose was the ideal wife and is the ideal mother; Lucy was the perfect mistress.
Connie – best friend to both Lucy and Rose – is stuck in the middle. She’s got Lucy’s worries about being wife, mother and career bitch in one ear and Rose’s struggle at being a plain old single mum in the other. But Connie has her own troubles: she’s just got the hang of family life when an old flame pops up to rekindle a bit of passion … on the side.
For Rose, Lucy and Connie – young wives all – it looks like there’s a few more twists in the marriage tale still to come …
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'When it comes to fiction reflecting feminine issues, Adele Parks has her finger on the pulse' ( Glamour)
'Wonderfully plotted, moving and insightful...shot through with funny, tender and observant moments' ( Daily Mail)
'Full of emotional set-pieces and real insight into relationships between men and women' ( Heat )
'A fabulous mix of comedy, real life and emotional depth' ( Daily Express)
'A wicked pleasure' ( Woman & Home)
'She is a particularly acute observer of relationship ups and downs, and her stories are always as insightful as they are entertaining' ( Daily Mirror)
'Guaranteed to keep you hooked until the end' ( She magazine)
'Parks writes with wit and a keen eye for detail' ( Guardian)
'Deliciously down to earth' ( The Times)
'Entertaining and sophisticated' ( Marie Claire)
'Observant, sensitive and funny' ( Closer)
'Dark, funny and observant' ( Cosmopolitan)
'Compulsively addictive' ( Elle)
For Better. For Worse. Abridged edition.
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Book Description Penguin, 2008. Mass Market Paperback. Book Condition: New. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Brand new copy. Bookseller Inventory # 026961
Book Description Penguin UK, 2008. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 014102478X