By Rena Olsen
Clara Lawson is torn from her existence right away. by surprise, her house is invaded by way of armed males, and she or he unearths herself separated from her liked husband and daughters. the very last thing her husband yells to her is to say nothing.
In chapters that exchange among prior and current, the radical slowly unpeels the layers of Clara’s fractured existence. We see her becoming up, raised together with her sisters through the strict Mama and Papa G, changing into a poised and proficient younger girl, falling desperately in love with the forbidden son of her adoptive mom and dad. We see her now, sequestered in an establishment, puzzled by way of women and men who name her a distinct name—Diana—and who accuse her husband of unspeakable crimes. As memories of her previous collide with new revelations, Clara needs to query every thing she concept she knew, to return to phrases with the reality of her heritage and to summon the energy to navigate her future.
From the Hardcover edition.