Story Line Or The Novel S Themeline or the novel s theme perhaps a majority of the problem was my inability to suspend "MY DISB 45 LIB TRU STARS "disb 45 Lib Tru stars looks inside awakens I honestly am uite in love with this book To me there are two types one where I fall in love with the book because of the writing and the other where I fall in love with the book because it opens my eyes to than I
thought possible As seems easily falls in the second category for me This was a first Jane Conway book for me and reading this the language the honesty and the life she weaves into her words makes me eager to get my hands on That aside let me get started with the reviewThis book starts with two families the Whitakers and the Fitzgeralds Libby is a 40 year old mother of two who is married to Ted the man she loves and who loves her back Her best friend is her neighbor Truman the father of two girls who is married to a high end lawyer Caroline Both he and Libby take care of both their children while their respective spouses workThey bond over parenting experience and get closer to each other over the years The first strain between the Fitzgeralds arises when Ted forces Libby to go ahead with her third pregnancy when she clearly doesn t want to She develops a deep resentment against her husband and goes deep into depression During that period she and Truman get closer than ever again the lens has become a filter between herself and the world distracting her from reality On the other hand Truman and Caroline are facing their own problems in their loveless marriage They fall out and pretend to be married because of their children That is when he realizes that he s in love with LibbyThat Christmas a lot of secrets are revealed and Libby is in a cross section in her life She feels so lost after she looses the illusion of a perfect family that she is forced to grow stronger. Ness a gorgeous home in the suburbs money friends and most importantly one another After all these years they are passionately in A great read about two best friends and neighbors one male and one female who indeed belong together Throughout theEver Thought Possible As
Book You Cannot Help Wishingyou cannot help wishing would not miss all the opportuni Disclosure I received this book for free as part of a good reads giveawayAs It Seems by Jayne Conway is a story of Libby FitzgeraldCast of ChartersLibby Fitzgerald nay Taylor is a mostly stay at home
Mother But Works With Her Husband In The Firm Theybut works with her husband in the firm they Fitzgerald is her husbandTruman Whitaker is the househusband next door and Libby s best friendCaroline Whitaker is his wife who is a lawyerGinger is a friend of both Libby and TrumanJasper Gingers ex husband who ran off with his 24 year old secretary We never meet him but he plays a part in the novelWriting The righting style is nice It generally has a good flow and never really gets bogged down The author is good at enabling the reader to empathize with
Libby Through The Entire Book You Understand What She Isthrough the entire book you understand what she is and can understand why she feels the way she doesEverything is presented from the perspective of Libby Ted and Truman Occasionally the author presents us with replayed moments from a different perspectivePlot The story is one of finding true love the trials and tribulations of trying to hold on and the ultimate reward for being true to oneselfMy mother told me if I do not have anything nice to say then do say anything at all But my mother was never in a Literary Criticism class or is a creative writing courseAs an aspiring writer I tend to second guess and author asking Why did they do that or Why did they say it that way This ind critical analysis seemed to work well for me in college English Literature classes but does me no favors outside of the class room This book left me scratching my head and asking Why did the author or Why didn t the author a lot And I have not found satisfying answers I do not have anything. Libby and Ted have been happily married for over twelve years and live a picture perfect life; two beautiful ids a successful busi.
Jayne Conway Ê 7 reviewNot for herself but her babies and the man she loves Againt she longs for her camera wanting to capture his pain raw and intense in stark contrast to the pastel rug with the alphabet border I loved Libby and her strength I might not have always liked her decisions but
the thing is it wasn t because the author wanted to create some drama Nothing in the bookthing is it wasn t because the author wanted to create some drama Nothing in the book overtly dramatic Every single plot "Point Was Carefully And Thoughtfully "was carefully and thoughtfully Truman s love and dedication to Libby was truly heartbreaking and at the same time swoon worthy This book gave me a completely different outlook into the way adults behave and their reasons The only description I have gotten for the book is painfully real It was reality written in the most beautiful way possible I have to give my hats off for the author for writing something so haunting I was given a
FREE COPY VIA NETGALLEY IN EXCHANGE FOR AN HONESTcopy via Netgalley in exchange for an honest With each movement she feels herself slipping further away from the life she chose letting go of rhyme and reason in favor of the absolute bliss she is experiencing in his arms THREE AND A HALF STARSI m one of the sick few that actually enjoy a cheating story if it s written just right and this one was pretty darned close This story starts out where Libby meets Ted and he claims her for his own They marry are infinitely happy and he tells her he wants oodles of children but they come to an agreement on only three children Libby works with Ted and together they build his business to become mega successful and they have money rolling in Ted insists that he Libby and their family live in a stifling fancy neighborhood within a snobby home association and he insists Libby participate in all the neighborhood functions and eep up appearances with all the neighbors like a good little wife should Ted was the perfect husband we all love to hate view spoiler AKA Cheating BASTARD hide spoiler. Ove two of the lucky few or so Libby believes until one snowy evening the unthinkable happens and she learns nothing is as it seems. .