As a scandalous online video tears a young family apart, Schulman takes the pulse of American hopes and dreams. This is shrewd and smart stuff, yet written with the fierce passion of a mama bear protecting her cubs. — Charles Bottomley
Theevents of a single night shatter one family's sense of security and identity inthis provocative and deeply affecting domestic drama from Helen Schulman, theacclaimed author of A Day at the Beach and Out of Time. In thetradition of Lionel Shriver, Sue Miller, and Laura Moriarty, Schulman crafts abrilliantly observed portrait of parenting and modern life, cunningly exploringour most deeply-held convictions and revealing the enduring strengths thatemerge in the face of crisis.