An Englishwoman named Lydia is living in a small, nondescript town somewhere in the American Midwest. She has a circle of friends: one owns a dress shop; another sells houses; another is a frenzied stay-at-home mother. Lydia works at an animal shelter and swims every morning. Her lover, who adores her, feels she won't let him know her. Who is she? Imagine if this woman was once one of the most famous living on our planet? A woman who captivated the entire world? A woman whose sudden death was mourned by millions. Who is she?He moved his hand slowly up to the doga#39;s head. ... Another minute or two and she a#39;d be sobbing like a baby. ... If he lifted the dog to his chest, pretending to cuddle him, he could lean right back and get some traction, enough to hurl him straightanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2012-07-05|