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Un gran favor: A Novel
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Un gran favor: A Novel

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Author: Joyce Maynard

Format: Paperback / softback

Number of Pages: 352


Cuando Helen conocio a Swift y Ava Havilland en una galeria de arte, su vida se hallaba en su punto mas bajo. Detenida por conducir bajo los efectos del alcohol, habia perdido la custodia de su hijo de ocho anos y solo lo veia cada dos sabados. Atrapada en un trabajo frustrante, Helen asistia todas las noches a las reuniones de Alcoholicos Anonimos y ocasionalmente salia con algun hombre. Todo eso cambio cuando conocio a Ava y Swift Havilland, una pareja de filantropos ricos y carismaticos, locamente enamorados y grandes defensores de los animales. Los Havilland se convirtieron rapidamente en el centro de la existencia de Helen, que no solo comenzo a trabajar para ellos sino que se sumo a su circulo de amistades: vestia la ropa que Ava desechaba, entretenia a la pareja con sus anecdotas de citas desastrosas, catalogaba su coleccion de arte y compartia con ellos comidas y secretos cada vez mas intimos. Entonces conocio a Elliot, un contador de vida apacible y rutinaria al que los Havilland tacharon de aburrido. Pese a que empezaba a enamorarse de el, la desaprobacion de sus amigos hizo dudar a Helen de sus sentimientos. Tenia muy presente lo que los Havilland habian hecho por ella y su hijo. Ollie habia caido bajo el embrujo de Swift: el nino solitario idolatraba a aquel hombre colosal que lo trataba como a un hijo. Y Swift le habia prometido a Helen los servicios de su abogado para ayudarla a recuperar la custodia del nino. Entonces sobrevino la tragedia: Ollie presencio un accidente de consecuencias devastadoras en la casa que los Havilland tenian en el lago Tahoe. Ahora, Helen y el habrian de pagar por la generosidad de sus nuevos amigos. O arriesgarse a asumir las consecuencias.
  • Author: Joyce Maynard

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Tags: Fiction, November-2021
  • Barcode: 9780718087555
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