`The beautiful irony of "Happenstance" is that its novels are both bound together and held apart by the strength of the marriage they describe.' Rupert Christiansen, Harpers and QueenThese companion novels - by turns touching, compassionate and humorous - tell the stories of Jack and Brenda Bowman. In all the years of their marriage they have hardly ever been apart.In `The Wife's Story', Brenda, now forty-years-old, and who has been surprised to discover a source of creative energy, is about to spend a week away from their ...

Happenstance 2016, World Editions, Breda

ISBN-13: 9789462380875

UK edition


Happenstance 2003, Fourth Estate Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781841154688

Mass-market paperback

Happenstance 1980, McGraw-Hill Companies, Toronto, Canada

ISBN-13: 9780070923775