Forgive the Moon
When Amanda Kincaid comes to Long Island for her family's annual beach vacation, she can't help but reflect on the many recent -- and significant--changes in her life. Her mother has passed away after years of mental illness. Her beloved daughter has left for college. Her twenty-year marriage is falling apart. And she secretly fears she may be pregnant again.
During a week of sun and shadows, Amanda discovers some shocking things about he past. But she also starts thinking more about what she wants for her future--especially after she meets Michael Burns, a doctor and musician summering nearby...Evocative and emotionally powerful, Forgive the Moon is deeply affecting novel of family and forgiveness, betrayal and renewal--and the ways, both slow and sudden, that the seasons of our lives can change.
Accent, June 2002