Everything She Thought She Wanted
- Publish Date: 2006-04-25
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Elizabeth Buchan
Elizabeth Buchans beloved bestsellers, Revenge of the Middle-Aged Woman and The Good Wife Strikes Back, have made her an icon of upmarket womens fiction. Taking her characteristic wit and emotional resonance to a new level, her latest novel focuses on two lives separated by forty years of history. In 1959, a forty-something married mother finds herself immersed in a surprisingly passionate affair with a younger man, while in the present, a professional woman faces a daunting choice between her blossoming career and her husbands desire for children. Mirroring each other in surprising ways, these twin stories offer a deliciously readable funny and moving look at the battle of the sexes across timeand deliver another smart, nuanced novel for Elizabeth Buchans growing fans.