At the heart of this novel is a fractured family in crisis and what, if anything, it will take to mend them. Mother Janice Miller is devastated when her husband leaves her minutes after taking his company's stock public and becoming a millionnaire. Oldest daughter Margaret is struggling with her entrepreneurial magazine venture and mounting credit card debt. Youngest daughter Lizzie is in teenage angst, trying to find her place both in the family and at school.
They come together in their darkest days, and it's a gripping ride to get them to the other side.