Sheer Abandon: A Novel

Sheer Abandon: A Novel

Penny Vincenzi


A number-one bestseller from one among Britain’s most well-liked novelists, Sheer Abandon is an all-consuming tale revolving round the outcomes of a determined act . . .

Martha, Clio, and Jocasta meet accidentally at Heathrow airport in 1985 as they're commencing on separate backpacking adventures, and so they choose to spend the 1st few days in their journeys jointly in Thailand. once they cross their separate methods, they vow to social gathering in London the subsequent 12 months. yet a long time cross prior to the 3 pass paths back, and the once-capricious, carefree ladies now all have thriving careers. certainly one of them, besides the fact that, harbors a bad mystery: On her go back from her pre-college expedition, she deserted her just-born daughter at Heathrow.

Clio has fulfilled her ambition of changing into a physician, basically to discover herself trapped in a wedding to an boastful health professional who belittles her and her expert achievements. Martha is a hugely paid company attorney, simply embarking on a political occupation. devoted to her task, she has had little time for private relationships and lives a hectic, yet lonely existence. Jocasta, a tabloid newspaper reporter with an infallible intuition for the large tale, is in love with an enthralling colleague who can’t make the everlasting dedication she longs for. the newborn deserted at Heathrow has grown up less than the loving care of her adoptive kin. Now a stunning youngster named Kate, she units out to discover her delivery mother—a quest that suddenly brings the ladies jointly and exposes the key buried such a lot of years ahead of.

Impossible to place down, Sheer Abandon is top-notch women’s fiction.

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