AL G ON Q UI N P AP E R B A C K OR I GI NAL
IS HIS OMORROW
“With wit and a perect eye into the human heart, Caroline Leavitt has givenus a truly unique story o love, loyalty, loss, betrayal, secrets, healing—and aresolution you’ll never see coming. It’s everything you want in a novel.”
—Sue Monk Kidd,
Te Secret Lie o Bees
n 1956, when divorced working-mom Ava Lark rents
a house with her twelveyearold son, Lewis, in aBoston suburb, the neighborhood is less than welcoming. Lewis yearns or his absent ather, beriendingthe only other atherless kids: Jimmy and Rose. One a
ternoon, Jimmy goes missing. Te neighborhood—in the
era o the Cold War, bomb scares, and paranoia—seizesthe opportunity to urther ostracize Ava and her son.Lewis never recovers rom the disappearance o hischildhood riend. By the time he reaches his twenties,
he’s living a directionless lie, a ailure in love, estrangedrom his mother. Rose is now a schoolteacher in another
city, watching over children as she was never able to
watch over her own brother. Ava is building a new lie or
hersel in a new decade. When the mystery o Jimmy’s
disappearance is unexpectedly solved, all three must try
to reclaim what they have lost.
– x A . A - .” —Wally Lamb“A j x .” —Joyce Maynard“C L’ .H .”—Lesley Kagen,
Is Tis omorrow
Te Weight o Silence
is the author o nine novels,including the
New York imes
Pictures o You.
Abook critic or the
Leavitt is a senior writing instructor at UCLA online. Visit her online atwww.carolineleavitt.com.
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