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Amelia has everything: two perfect children, a successful husband who loves her and a big house. So why does she wake up one morning with a distaste for her daughter and a strange... Read more
Amelia has everything: two perfect children, a successful husband who loves her and a big house. So why does she wake up one morning with a distaste for her daughter and a strange attraction to James, a dad she sees in the playground at drop off? James has everything too: a happy marriage to fellow academic Alice and two young children. When his wife's star begins to rise, James starts to look for a way to cure his sense that something vital is missing from his own life. As all of their lives overlap, the repercussions threaten to blow both families apart.
Adam Baron is the author of four crime novels, which have been widely translated and dramatised on BBC Radio 4. He has worked as an actor, journalist, comedy writer/performer and in-house writer for Channel 4 Television. He is currently MA Course Director in Creative Writing at Kingston University, London. He lives in Greenwich, London, with his wife and three young children.
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