Reconciliation

Reconciliation_Dorothy_SpeakIn this eagerly awaited third collection, Dorothy Speak brings her familiar wit, compassion and irony to bear on stories about the fragility and elusiveness of love. A house painter whose wife dies of cancer learns a painful truth about his marriage from his estranged son; a woman involved in a fatal car accident discovers that the husband she took for granted has become a stranger; a small-time journalist in a coastal city is betrayed by her best friend. These stories about adult relationships in urban settings explore the themes of loss, betrayal and self-discovery for which Speak has been praised. Each story is crafted in her lustrous prose. This is a book that will reward every adult intrigued by the unpredictability and mystery of life.
Reviews | Book Club Q&A | Buy the Book | Press Kit

The Wife Tree Book Cover

The Wife Tree

A novel

Read More

Object Of Your Love Cover

Object of Your Love

Stories

Read More

Counsel Of the Moon cover

The Counsel of the Moon

Stories

Read More