Heart of the Matter
'Giffin's writing is true, smart, and heartfelt' Entertainment Weekly
'A modern-day Jane Austen' Vanity Fair
Tessa Russo is the mother of two young children and the wife of a renowned pediatric surgeon. Despite her mother's warnings, Tessa gave up her own career to focus on her family - and from the outside, it seems as if she has the perfect life.
Valerie Anderson is an attorney and single mother to six-year-old Charlie. Charlie has never known his father, and after too many disappointments, Valerie has given up on romance, believing it is safer that way.
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A modern-day Jane Austen
Giffin's latest opens with one of the more haunting scenes in recent