By Rosamund Lupton
Lovers of SISTER, learn Rosamund Lupton's subsequent novel, AFTERWARDS.
There is a fireplace and they're in there. they're in there...
Black smoke stains a summer time blue sky. a faculty is on fireplace. And one mom, Grace, sees the smoke and rush. She is aware her teenage daughter Jenny is inside of. She runs into the burning development to rescue her.
Afterwards Grace needs to locate the id of the arsonist and defend her kids from the individual who's nonetheless reason on destroying them. Afterwards, she needs to struggle the boundaries of her actual power and observe the limitlessness of affection.
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He had been totally unprepared when, several years earlier, she turned up outside his apartment on her newly bought bike, a Harley-Davidson covered in glittering chrome. His first question when she took off her crash helmet was whether she had lost her mind. ‘You don’t know about all my dreams,’ she had said with a broad, happy grin. ’ ‘Too bad. ’ He had gone so far as to promise to buy her a car and pay for all her petrol if she got rid of the motorcycle. But she refused, and he knew that the battle was lost.
He had kept an eye on Linda’s relationships from a discreet distance; he had preferred some boyfriends to others. Occasionally he had been convinced that she had finally found the right man - but then it was suddenly all over, and she never told him why. Even though Wallander and Linda were very close, there were certain things they never discussed. One of the taboo subjects was having children. That day on the windswept beach at Mossby Strand was the first he had heard about the man she was going to have a child with.
During the days that followed, Erlander came very close to resigning as prime minister and leader of the Social Democrats. Never before had he been so disappointed in his colleagues in government. And Olof Palme, who had already emerged as Erlander’s chosen successor, naturally shared his mentor’s anger at the nonchalance that had resulted in Erlander’s humiliation. Palme watched over his master like a savage bloodhound, as they used to say in circles close to the government. He could never forgive Sven Andersson for what he had done to Tage Erlander.
Afterwards by Rosamund Lupton