I may go out on a limb and name this to be my favorite non-fiction book so far this year.
I won’t lie, there are a bunch of slow parts and a bunch of schmaltz, but I like schmaltz.
A young mother of two small children loses her husband in a freak accident. We watch her as she perseveres as a widow and a single mom.
There is family angst and trials and tribulations. There is even a romantic interlude or 2 and even though there may be some impropriaties involved, you (at least I did) find yourself cheering them on.
This is a definite recommendation.
As a matter of full disclosure, this book was provided to me by the publishing company on behalf of Mombloggers club.