Synopses & Reviews
Chosen by Oprah Winfrey as one of the book choices on her show, this title has been a no.1 bestseller in America, selling over a million copies. One day Kathryn Lyons is told that her husband has had a fatal plane crash. As she struggles to cope with his loss, she begins to hear rumours which send her searching for the truth about the man she was married to... Shreeve's previous title, "The Weight Of Water" was shortlisted for the Orange Prize for Fiction.
Marriage to a pilot has taught Kathryn to be ready for emergencies, but nothing prepared her for the news of her husband's fatal crash. Struggling through her grief, she confronts disturbing rumours and becomes torn between her impulse to protect her husband's memory and her desire for the truth.