My Husband's Wife
Already a bestseller in the UK, My Husband's Wife, brings us Lily and Ed McDonald who get married only months after meeting. They both bring plenty of baggage and secrets into the marriage. Lily is a lawyer who loves to defend the underdog as a manner of facing demons surrounding the death of her autistic brother. Ed harbors secrets relating to his ex-fiancee and a family trust. He's a graphic artist who seeks to be a painter. He finds momentary success when he paints Carla, the precocious 9 year old neighbor. Flash forward 12 years, Carla returns and Lily and Ed are struggling to hold onto their marriage and with raising their 9 year old son with Asperger's. The secrets, lies, and betrayals continue as life gets darker and more complex.