A Lifetime of Men

A Lifetime of Men

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Tolan has always let her mother have one secret - how she got that scar on her face - playing along with her mother's game of inventing outlandish tales to explain the wound away. But when she finds a manuscript on her mother's computer that promises to reveal the true story, Tolan only hesitates for a moment before curiosity compels her to read on. She's hoping for answers, but instead, she finds more mysteries tucked away in her mother's past. Her mother appears to be associated with Bo, a feisty photojournalist who flies to Cuba in pursuit of a story and becomes embedded with Castro's rebels, but Tolan can't quite work out their connection. She's more clear about the relationship between her mother and Michael, a man twelve years her senior. They bond over their shared outcast status, and their friendship quickly becomes intimate, but the relationship antagonizes the self-appointed moral watchdogs in their small town, who start to convert their threats into action. Tolan is pretty sure that Michael is her father. Her mother told her he died years ago, but the book suggests their story had a different ending. Almost overnight, everything Tolan thought she knew about herself and her family has changed. She wants answers, but to find them, she risks destroying her closest relationships.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 350 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 20mm | 513g
  • English
  • 1716707935
  • 9781716707933

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45 ratings
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