Hilary Boyd

The Affair
  • The Affair

  • An irresistible story of love, lies and obsession that asks the question


    Escape to the sun-drenched shores of Lake Como in the irresistible and gripping new novel from the million-copy bestselling author of Thursdays in the Park, The Anniversary and The Lie

    Connie McCabe longs for the summer where she spends the days leading tours across the continent.

    But it's on the glamorous shores of Lake Como where she is truly swept away, when Jared, a much younger man, falls for her.

    Despite resisting his advances Connie finds that he's got under her skin.

    And so begins a long, hot, intoxicating summer where Connie succumbs and breaks her marriage vows.

    At the end of the season Connie returns home to her husband, wanting to put this affair behind her.

    But Jared has other ideas . . .

    Praise for Hilary Boyd

    'Hilary Boyd nails family dynamics and misplaced loyalties with pin-sharp precision in an impressively well-written tale' Daily Express

    'I was ripping through this book . . . addictive'
    Evening Standard

    'Boyd is as canny as Joanna Trollope at observing family life'
    Daily Mail

Hilary Boyd was a nurse, marriage counsellor and ran a small cancer charity before becoming an author. She has written eight books, including Thursdays in the Park, her debut novel which sold over half a million copies and was an international bestseller. The film rights have been acquired by Charles Dance, who will be directing and starring.

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