Synopses & Reviews
Paperback edition of the acclaimed novel in which themes of death and the loss of innocence are drawn together in a symbolic story of irrevocable change. Film rights have been sold, and the book has been submitted for the "Waterstone's Recommends" and "Dillons Debutants" lists.
Although they own a farm in Prairie Center, Alice and Howard Goodwin are still treated as outsiders by the townspeople. A tragic accident occurs on the farm, which sets in motion a devastating string of events, which will change their lives for ever and turn their paradise into a living nightmare.