By Elizabeth Berg
NEW YORK instances BESTSELLER
In this excellent new novel through the liked writer of Open condo, domestic secure, and The final Time I observed You, four girls enterprise into their pasts with the intention to form their futures, fates, and fortunes.
Cecilia Ross is a motivational speaker who encourages others to alter their lives for the higher. Why can’t she take her personal suggestion? nonetheless reeling from the demise of her ally, and freshly conscious of the necessity to dwell extra absolutely now, Cece realizes that she has to make a move—all the portentous indicators appear to aspect in that direction.
She downsizes her lifestyles, sells her suburban Minnesota domestic and we could pass of a lot of her possessions. She strikes right into a appealing outdated condominium in Saint Paul, whole with a backyard, chef’s kitchen, and 3 housemates: Lise, the home’s proprietor and a divorced mom at odds together with her twenty-year-old daughter; Joni, a top-notch sous chef at a primary eating place with a grade A jerk of a chairman; and Renie, the youngest and so much mercurial of the gang, who's attempting to rectify a teenage mistake. those ladies embark on a trip jointly in an try to connect to components of themselves lengthy denied. For Cece, that suggests discovering Dennis Halsinger. regardless of being “the one that acquired away,” Dennis hasn't ever been faraway from Cece’s thoughts.
during this fantastically written novel, leaving domestic brings revelations, reunions, and unforeseen turns that verify the internal truths of women’s lives. “Maybe Freud didn’t understand the reply to what girls wish, yet Elizabeth Berg definitely does,” stated USA at the present time. Elizabeth Berg has crafted a unique wealthy in knowing of women’s longings, loves, and abiding friendships, which weave jointly right into a tapestry of fortunes that connects us all.
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Praise for Tapestry of Fortunes
“A testomony to the facility of girl friendships . . . Berg strips her writing all the way down to what's crucial and takes an unflinching examine lifelong regrets. The characters . . . will settle on your heart.”—Booklist (starred review)
“Elizabeth Berg has carved out a spot as certainly one of America’s so much cherished chroniclers of lady friendship.”—Chicago Tribune
“Luminous . . . As consistently, her writing is spare and lyrical, packed with . . . stylish description and profound insight.”—Library Journal
“An particularly uplifting and life-affirming tale . . . Berg explores the subjects of swap and private reinvention with beautiful phraseology, sharply-focused realization to aspect, and boundless pleasure and heart.”—Bookreporter
Praise for Elizabeth Berg
“Truth earrings forth sincerely from each web page. [Elizabeth] Berg captures the way in which girls think—and specifically the best way they consult different women—as good as any author i will be able to imagine of.”—The Charlotte Observer, about Talk prior to Sleep
“Elizabeth Berg’s reward as a storyteller lies such a lot powerfully in her skill to discover the intense within the usual, the awesome within the everyday.”—The Boston Globe
“Berg’s writing is to literature what Chopin’s études are to music—measured, gentle, and most unlikely to stroll clear of until eventually their finishing touch. [Grade:] A+.”—Entertainment Weekly