Polly is a happy wife and mother from a remarkable strong and attractive family until one day she finds herself entagled in a completely unexpected, sweet, yet painful, love affair with a painter named Lincoln Bennett. All of Polly's beliefs about herself explode, uprooting what had seemed to be a settled and everlasting idea of family happiness.
About the Author
Laurie Colwin is the author of five novels: Happy All the Time; Family Happiness; Goodbye Without Leaving; Shine On, Bright and Dangerous Object; and A Big Storm Knocked It Over; three collections of short stories: Passion and Affect, Another Marvelous Thing, and The Lone Pilgrim; and two collections of essays: Home Cooking and More Home Cooking. She died in 1992.
Date of Birth:June 14, 1944
Date of Death:October 25, 1992
Place of Birth:New York, New York
Place of Death:New York, New York
Education:B.A., Bard College; M.A., Columbia University