By Jeanne McWilliams Blasberg
Becca Meister Fitzpatrick―wife, mom, grandmother, and pillar of the community―is the dutiful steward of her family’s iconic summer season culture . . . till she discovers her lately deceased husband squandered their nest egg. As she struggles to simply accept that this can be most likely her final season in lengthy Harbor, Becca is galvanized via her granddaughter’s boldness within the face of coming near near single-motherhood, and summons the braveness to bare a mystery she was once compelled to bury some time past: the lifestyles of a daughter she gave up fifty years in the past. The query now's how her different daughter, Rachel―with whom Becca has constantly had a strained relationship―will react.
Eden is the account of the times top as much as the Fourth of July weekend, as Becca prepares to reveal her mystery and her son and brothers conspire to place the property out there, interwoven with the century-old background of Becca’s family―her mom and dad’ beginnings and ascent into affluence, and her mother’s personal mystery struggles within the grand domestic her father named “Eden.”
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