By Kaira Rouda
Winner! Indie Excellence ebook Award Mainstream/Literary Fiction
Winner! united states publication Awards Women's Fiction
Honorable point out! Mainstream/Literary Fiction, Writer's Digest Book Awards
Kelly Johnson turns into stressed in her thirty-ninth 12 months. An urge for food for extra forces her to take inventory of her middling middle-American life and her associates' possible excellent lives. Her marriage to a winning lawyer has settled right into a cozy regimen, and being the mum of 2 lovely sons has been lucrative. yet Kelly's personal passions lie wasted. She eyes with envy the lives of her top neighbors, Kathryn and Charlotte, either attractive, winning businesswomen who appear to have all of it. Kelly takes cost of her lifestyles, devising a midlife makeover plan. From web page one, Kelly's witty reflections, self-deprecating humor, and smart strategies in executing that plan--she locations Post-it notes in all places her condominium and car--will have readers giggling out loud. the subsequent immediate, despite the fact that, they could rant correct in addition to Kelly as her dedication to a sullen, anorexic teen left on her doorstep attempts her endurance or as she deflects the boozy advances of a divorced neighbor. Readers might want to continue the tissue field convenient, too, as Kelly upkeep the wear she inflicted on a highschool pal; realizes how deeply her husband, Patrick, is familiar with and loves her; and finally grows right into a girl empowered by way of her personal combination of domestic and profession.
Bestselling Here, domestic, Hope would certainly entice readers of chick lit and different women's fiction titles who're able to transition into anything new of their personal lifestyles.