Secrets of a Happy Marriage
The “wise, warm, compassionate” new novel–full of secrets, lies and family ties–from international bestselling author Cathy Kelly (Marian Keyes).
Bess is happy and in love with her new husband Edward, a recent widow. However, when she plans a big celebration for Edward’s birthday, this May-December romance goes into a tailspin. She quickly realizes that joining a family isn’t going to be as easy as she thought. Especially when it comes to getting along with her step-daughter, Jojo, who can’t seem to come to terms with her fathers new marriage, all the while battling inner-demons of her own. Jojo relies on her cousin Cari, a fierce career-woman who isn’t unnerved by anything except for facing the man who left her at the alter–the man who Bess invited to the party.
Thanks to laughter, tears and a big surprise, the Brannigans might just discover the secrets of a happy marriage. . . But will they find out before it’s too late?
"Wise, warm, compassionate, and full of characters I loved... It's like having a great gossip with your best friends."—Marian Keyes, international bestselling author
"This top-notch storyteller once again cuts to the quick of modern women's lives and their relationships."—Woman & Home
"An uplifting story of warm, larger-than life characters. Comforting and feel good, the perfect treat read."—Good Housekeeping
"Entertaining, moving and vivid as a screenplay."—Irish Independent