An explosive, intelligent novel from the prize-winning author of Brass. Mallorca. A villa on the coast. Married couple Jenn and Greg are on their annual holiday. But this year a stranger arrives and stirs something beneath the surface in Jenn. Seduced by his youth and promise of passion the lines between obsession and attraction begin to blur. The heat doesn t just come from the sun-
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Helen Walsh is the author of three previous novels, Brass, which won a Betty Trask Award, Once Upon a Time in England, which won a Somerset Maugham Award, and Go To Sleep. She lives on Merseyside.
Each summer, Jenn and her husband Greg return to Deia, on Mallorca's dramatic west coast. This year the arrival of Emma, Jenn's stepdaughter, and her new boyfriend Nathan threatens to upset their equilibrium. Beautiful and reckless, Nathan stirs something unexpected in Jenn. As she is increasingly seduced by Nathan's youth and the promise of passion, the line between desire and obsession begins to blur. What follows is a highly-charged liaison that puts lives and relationships in jeopardy. For Jenn, after this summer, nothing can ever be the same.
Sun. Desire. Obsession. An explosive, intelligent novel from the prize-winning author of Brass.