Ask Again, Yes: A Novel

by Keane, Mary Beth (Author)

ISBN: 9781982106997

One of the most beloved novels of the year, the 2019 Tonight Show Summer Reads pick and magnificent (NPR) New York Times bestseller offers profound insights about blame, forgiveness, and abiding love (People) about two neighboring families in a suburban town, the friendship between their children, the daily intimacies of marriage, and the power of forgiveness.

Francis Gleeson and Brian Stanhope, rookie cops in the NYPD, live next door to each other outside the city. What happens behind closed doors in both houses-the loneliness of Francis's wife, Lena, and the instability of Brian's wife, Anne, sets the stage for the explosive events to come.

A beautiful novel, bursting at the seams with empathy (Elle), Ask Again, Yes is a deeply affecting and smartly told (Entertainment Weekly) exploration of the lifelong friendship and love that blossoms between Kate Gleeson and Peter Stanhope, born six months apart. One shocking night their loyalties are divided, and their bond will be tested again and again over the next forty years. Heartbreaking and redemptive, Ask Again, Yes is a gorgeous portrait of a relationship haunted by echoes from the past, yet marked by tenderness, generosity, and grace. W20TRD W20 HarperCollins & Harlequin Trade Paperback Frontlist Promotion 12/31/19

Format: Paperback, 400 pages

Publisher: Scribner, May 2020

Product Dimensions: 8 L × 5.3 W × 0 H

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