Matt Webster finds his world shattered when his wife walks out, leaving him with their four-year-old son. Having been something of a hands-off parent prior to his wife's departure, he is thrown in at the deep-end. And Matt learns for the first time the true heartbreak and joy of unconditional love.
The new poignant, funny and relevant novel of contemporary life - from the author of The Godmother and Marriage Games. Matt Webster finds his world shattered when his wife walks out, leaving him with their four-year-old son. Grief and shock are compounded by the challenge of having to cope as a working single parent, juggling childcare and the considerable demands of his job. Having been something of a hands-off parent prior to his wife's departure, he is thrown in at the deep end. And, forced to cope as a single father, Matt learns for the first time the true heartbreak and joy of unconditional love.
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About Amanda Brookfield
Amanda Brookfield gained a First Class Honours Degree from Oxford before working at an advertising agency for several years. She wrote her first novel while living in Buenos Aires with her diplomat husband, and her second while in Washington, D.C. She has two young sons and now lives in London and divides her time between writing fiction and looking after her family.
A Family Man by Amanda Brookfield
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