After two decades spent protecting innocent victims on the run, and a year after getting shot on a job that took a dangerous turn for the worse, Jane McKinnon, née Whitefield, has settled into the quiet life of a suburban housewife in Amherst, New York--or so she thinks. One morning as she comes back from a long run, Jane is met by an unusual sight: the eight female leaders of her Seneca tribe parked in her driveway in two black cars.
The Life and Loves of a She-Devil is Fay Weldon's best, funniest, most compulsively readable novel yet. It takes every mistreated wife's fantasies of revenge on every spoiled, philandering husband, and explodes them into a wild, fast-moving, and outrageously perverse fable of the battle between men and women - and between women and women.
The Painter by Peter Heller. "Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the breakout best seller, The Dog Stars, returns with an achingly beautiful, wildly suspenseful second novel about an artist trying to outrun his past." - Provided by publisher.