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By Irwin Shaw

ISBN-10: 0440151171

ISBN-13: 9780440151173

A New York Times bestseller from an writer with “a ordinary present for storytelling”: A mom and son are reunited years after a shattering betrayal (The manhattan Times).

She passes throughout the Paris eating place, on my own, unbent, and unbroken. Lucy Crown has lived with heartbreak for lengthy sufficient that it now not indicates on her face, and she’s now not afraid to dine in solitude. yet then she sees him around the bar, filled with liquor and lifestyles, having a look some distance happier than he did the final time she observed him twenty years prior to: Tony, her son—the one guy she enjoyed greater than the other, the single she approximately destroyed.
 
20 years prior, in 1937, Lucy used to be an unhappily married suburban housewife, and Tony used to be so frail his mom and dad have been compelled to rent a significant other for him. whilst the better half stuck Lucy’s eye, he woke up in her a sense of ardour she suggestion had died lengthy ago—leading to an act of indiscretion in the course of a holiday in Vermont that may upend their family members, and take part a life-time to repair.
 
From the writer of such classics as Rich guy, bad Man and The younger Lions—an O. Henry Award winner who “always writes immensely readable books”—Lucy Crown is an unflinching examine the emotional fact of infidelity, heartbreak, and divorce that continues to be a testomony to the facility of forgiveness (The long island Times).
 
This e-book gains an illustrated biography of Irwin Shaw together with infrequent photos and never-before-seen files from the author’s estate.

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