About this book
A moving story of overlapping lives from the Orange Prize winning author of "Bel Canto", which sold over a million copies in the USA, 200,000 copies in the UK and was translated into 30 languages. 'Her books are so warm, so overflowing with love and affection, that when you've finished reading one your first inclination is to embrace it' "Guardian"
Tip and Teddy are increasingly strained by their adoptive father, Bernard Doyle's, protective plans for them. But when they are involved in an accident on an icy road, the Doyles are forced to confront certain truths about their lives, how the death of Doyle's wife Bernadette has affected the family, and an anonymous figure who is always watching.