Safe Within (Paperback)

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Description


One of today's most compelling voices in women's fiction, acclaimed novelist Jean Reynolds Page delivers a story of unanticipated familial ties, exploring with compassion and humor the hope, forgiveness, and sometimes just plain tolerance necessary to hold a family together. Safe Within is rich with heart and Southern atmosphere, as a loving wife, facing an almost unbearable impending tragedy, returns with her husband and son to Lowfield, North Carolina and to a cabin high up in the trees where she must contend with, and somehow make peace with, an infuriatingly eccentric mother-in-law. Readers touched by this author's earlier work including the much beloved The Space between Before and After can rejoice, and fans of Jodi Picoult and Jacquelyn Mitchard will be adding another name to their list of favorites authors.

Praise For…


“Pleasant....Page’s knack for characterization...helps nudge things toward an appropriately affirmative ending.”
-Publishers Weekly on The Last Summer of Her Other Life

“Page portrays these past and present emotional quagmires with an acutely intuitive eye, drawing the reader into the complicated lives of her sympathetic characters.”
-Booklist on The Space Between Before and After

“A complex, well-orchestrated family drama.”
-Seattle Post-Intelligencer on The Space Between Before and After

“[A] complex, multi-layered book. [Page] seamlessly navigates the book’s intertwining narratives and presents believable characters, at once imperfect and utterly sympathetic. Both the story’s emotional pull and intricate plot twists are sure to seduce new readers.”
-Publishers Weekly on The Space Between Before and After

“Rosalind and the children are remarkably portrayed.”
-Publishers Weekly

Product Details
ISBN: 9780061876943
ISBN-10: 0061876941
Publisher: William Morrow & Company
Publication Date: June 12th, 2012
Pages: 325
Language: English
Series: P.S.