A NovelBook - 2013
William and Louisa day are a suburban husband and wife, with no children, confronting the question of what their relationship means to them and if and how it will survive. One day, after weeks of bizarre behavior--disappearing in the middle of parties, hoarding mail--Louisa approaches William with a request to build them a home. Caught off guard, William is suddently forced to reckon with his own hopes and desires, his growing discomfort at home and work, and , in the end, his wife's fight-or-flight ultimatum.
Publisher: New York : Harper Perennial, c2013
Characteristics: 288 p. ; 21 cm