When a husband convinces his wife to join him in a tryst with ather woman, there are unintended consequences in this sharply observed erotic tale about the challenges of modern marriage As a divorce lawyer for Manhattan s elite, David Greenfield is privy to the intimate, dirty details of failed marriages. He kws he s lucky to be married to Blair a Barnard dean and the mother of their college-age daughter, she is a woman he loves more today than he did when they tied the kt. Then seductive photographer Jean Coin asks David to be her lover for 6 weeks, until she leaves for Timbuktu. Tempted, David reasons that it s t cheating if your wife s there. A 1-night threesome would relieve the pressure of mogamy without wrecking their marriage. What harm could come of fulfilling his longtime sexual fantasy?
Jesse Kornbluth is the founder of HeadButler.com, a cultural concierge site. He has served as editorial director of AOL, cofounded Bookreporter.com, and has been a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and New York. The author of 4 nonfiction books, including Highly Confident: The Crime and Punishment of Michael Milken, he has written screenplays for Paul Newman, Robert De Niro, ABC, PBS, and Warner Bros. Married Sex is Kornbluth s 1st novel. He lives in Manhattan with his family.