In Shaker Heights, a placid, progressive suburb of Cleveland, the whole lot is planned–from the structure of the winding roads, to the colours of the homes, to the profitable lives its residents will go on to guide. And nobody embodies this spirit greater than Elena Richardson, whose tenet is taking part in by the principles.
Enter Mia Warren–an enigmatic artist and single mother–who arrives on this idyllic bubble along with her teenaged daughter Pearl, and rents a home from the Richardsons. Quickly Mia and Pearl turn out to be greater than tenants: all 4 Richardson youngsters are drawn to the mother-daughter pair. However Mia carries along with her a mysterious previous and a disregard for the established order that threatens to upend this rigorously ordered neighborhood.
I had slight blended emotions about this e-book once I first began it. For the primary hundred pages I wasn’t actually into it. I discovered it fairly sluggish to get into the storyline however because it went on I realised that was as a result of there wasn’t only one story- there was a number of tales occurring which all linked to a theme of household. The entire e-book centered on totally different households and the way this city considered households they noticed as imperfect. It ended barely abruptly and we didn’t get a conclusive finish to some characters’ tales. I didn’t actually thoughts that although as a result of it made sense within the context of the story. I might undoubtedly advocate this e-book!