An American Marriage

 12.00

by Sarah Waters

This is vintage Sarah Waters: beautifully described with tension, real tenderness, believable characters, and surprises. It is above all a wonderful, compelling story.

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An American Marriage

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of the American Dream. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. Until one day they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could have imagined. Roy is arrested and sentenced to twelve years for a crime Celestial knows he didn’t commit.

Devastated and unmoored, Celestial finds herself struggling to hold on to the love that has been her centre, taking comfort in Andre, their closest friend. When Roy’s conviction is suddenly overturned, he returns home ready to resume their life together.

A masterpiece of storytelling, An American Marriage offers a profoundly insightful look into the hearts and minds of three unforgettable characters who are at once bound together and separated by forces beyond their control.

About the Author

Tayari Jones is the author of four novels, most recently An American Marriage, which was a 2018 Oprah’s Book Club Selection, and won the 2019 Women’s Prize for Fiction.

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Weight 0.4 kg
Dimensions 12.8 × 3.8 × 19.7 cm

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