About this book
This powerful, haunting and highly original debut novel will prove impossible to put down. Married couple Hector and Marta have been together so long that she struggles to remember her life before him. But when Hector brings home a secret she is forced to question their blissful life together - can she remain a good wife in the wake of new discoveries? One of the most talked-about acquisitions of the Frankfurt Book Fair.
I know what my husband would say: that I have too much time on my hands; that I need to keep myself busy. That I need to take my medication. Empty nest syndrome, he tells his friends at the pub, his mother. He's always said I have a vivid imagination.