A new Marian Keyes novel is absolutely what the world needs right now: a warm and beautifully crafted literary comfort blanket. Packed with empathy, humour, charm, wisdom and a little dash of flirtation, this superb family novel delves into the challenges we all face when we realise that we are, in fact, supposed to be behaving like adults. Marian never fails to engage and entertain her readers and this book is no exception: put your feet up and enjoy every minute.
- Maria Dickenson, Dubray Head Office
A brand-new book from the Number One bestselling author of The Break and The Woman Who Stole My Life
They're a glamorous family, the Caseys.
Johnny Casey, his two brothers Ed and Liam, their beautiful, talented wives and all their kids spend a lot of time together - birthday parties, anniversary celebrations, weekends away. And they're a happy family. Johnny's wife, Jessie - who has the most money - insists on it.
Under the surface, though, conditions are murkier. While some people clash, other people like each other far too much....
Everything stays under control until Ed's wife Cara, gets concussion and can't keep her thoughts to herself. One careless remark at Johnny's birthday party, with the entire family present, starts Cara spilling out all their secrets.
In the subsequent unravelling, every one of the adults finds themselves wondering if it's time - finally - to grow up?
Praise for Marian Keyes:
'Mercilessly funny' The Times
'Clever, hilarious, poignant' Sunday Times
'Wildly funny, romantic and nearly impossible to put down' Daily Mail
'Guaranteed to make me laugh on the very first page' Liane Moriarty
'Everything this woman touches turns to comic gold' Cosmopolitan