The Barter

by Siobhan Adcock
The Barter
  • ISBN-13: 9780147516367
  • Author(s): Siobhan Adcock
  • Subject: adventure / thriller
  • Publisher: Penguin Random House Group
  • Imprint: Plume
  • Publication Date: 27-08-2015
  • Format: p/b

Availability: To order

£11.99
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 as an attorney to raise her daughter, joining a group of stay-at-home moms in a quiet Texas suburb. But for Bridget, some crucial part of the exchange is absent: Something she loves and needs. And now a terrifying presence has entered her home; only nobody but Bridget can feel it.
About the book

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 as an attorney to raise her daughter, joining a group of stay-at-home moms in a quiet Texas suburb. But for Bridget, some crucial part of the exchange is absent: Something she loves and needs. And now a terrifying presence has entered her home; only nobody but Bridget can feel it.