Book Spotlight: The Barter by Siobhan Adcock

NCwt5aEPg25kuNHOFmiJTRdLPrFYK298D7EGMnItyFU

Title: The Barter
Author: Siobhan Adcock
Length: 320 pages
ISBN: 978-0147516367
Publisher: Plume
Pub Date: August, 2015

Synopsis:

In today’s “lean in” era, debut novelist Siobhan Adcock casts the issue of whether women can ever “have it all” into a superbly written novel that will have readers everywhere talking. Bridget has given up her career to raise her daughter, but now a terrifying presence has entered their Texas home—and only Bridget can feel it. In 1902, motherhood spurs Rebecca to turn her back on her husband, despite her own misgivings. As Adcock crosscuts these two women’s stories with mounting tension, each arrives at a terrible ordeal of her own making.

DS70O-YCUn92fucQYh3qA9fpIJVTTQlCHssTfzL7iJI,IlqTL8g0SWewBNWRq_MBByy3naqg-kBFq06NbLRE610About the Author:

Siobhan Adcock received her MFA in fiction from Cornell University, and her short fiction has appeared in several literary magazines. She has worked as a writer and editor for Epicurious, Gourmet.com, iVillage.com, and The Knowm among other digital publishers. She lives with her family in Brooklyn, New York.

oS_FqIqDcaG3doV_peqN9s1WBoBNNKGfAshbirzOdKk

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s