In Robin York’s provocative new novel, two young ex-lovers find themselves together again in the shadow of tragedy—and an intense, undeniable attraction.
Caroline still dreams about West.
Vera’s spent her whole life secretly in love with her best
friend, Charlie Kahn. And over the years she’s kept a lot of
his secrets. Even after he betrayed her. Even after he ruined
So when Charlie dies in dark circumstances, Vera knows a lot more than anyone—the kids at school, his family, even the police.
When Birdie goes to visit her grandmother for the first time, she learns that her grandmother is a fairy godmother—which means Birdie's a fairy godmother too. Trained by fairies in a magical land called Aventurine, human fairy godmothers have been hidden protectors of the world for centuries.
Life is really looking up for Claire Truman. In a New York minute, she lands a plum job at a top publishing house, catapulting her out of editorial assistant status and tripling her salary.
EMMA. Sometimes it’s easier to tell lies than it is to tell the truth.
ANNA. We could pull this one off, no problem at all.
MARIAH. You’ve told lies before, haven’t you. Everyone’s told lies.