When Gerard and Peggy lose their six-year-old son in a freak accident, an idyllic family summer becomes, in an instant, the beginning of a time of unbearable anguish. This haunting novel reveals the struggle between grief and obsession and the need for meaning.

ABC 2008, Anchor Books

ISBN-13: 9780307278012

Trade paperback

ABC 2007, Pantheon Books

ISBN-13: 9780375424618