In this vel about love and longing, regret and renewal, a brother and sister discover a surprising secret after the death of their father: a photo of a young woman who was his lover decades before and half a world away. Even as they mourn their father, an eminent surgeon, David and Abbie question what they thought they knew about his life-and theirs-as they struggle with conflicting memories, unexpected emotions, and new possibilities.
Wally Wood is the author 19 business books and Getting Oriented: A Novel About Japan. He is a graduate of the City University of New York with a MA in creative writing. He has taught writing in state prisons and to middle-school students. He lives in Connecticut with his wife, Marian. For more about the writing life as well as a book club discussion guide, please visit his blog at: http: //gettingorientednovel.blogspot.co