What Burns Away

What Burns Away


"A debut novel with a bighearted sensuality and a bull's-eye precision on a par with our greatest operating writers at the present time. A must-read." -Jan Elizabeth Watson, writer of What Has turn into of You and Asta within the Wings

Good spouse, strong mom. that is all Claire Spruce is attempting to be, however the endless snow during this new city and her workaholic husband are making her loopy. Even the candy face of her infant son cannot pull her out of the darkish areas in her head.

Feeling crushed and on my own, she reconnects together with her long-lost highschool boyfriend, Dean, who deals an intoxicating, reckless break out. yet Dean's reappearance isn't really a twist of fate. He desires anything from Claire-and she quickly unearths that the price of repaying an previous desire could lead on to the destruction of her complete life.

What Burns Away is a narrative of loyalty, family members, and the implications of the past's inevitable collision with our future.

"This novel is captivating...it strikes quick, does not allow you to capture your breath, and leaves you shaken." -Sarah Braunstein, writer of The candy aid of lacking Children

"A new mom's fiery old flame is again, and he demanding situations all she's equipped for herself, revealing the fragility of suburban dreams." -Bill Roorbach, writer of The therapy for romance and Life between Giants

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