Gossip: A Novel
- Publish Date: 2013-03-05
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Beth Gutcheon
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A gifted storyteller...her characters are intelligent, brave, and witty...human and real.
Susan Isaacs, New York Times Book Review
The critically acclaimed author of Good-bye and Amen, Leeway Cottage, and More Than You Know, Beth Gutcheon returns with Gossip, a sharply perceptive and emotionally resonant novel about the power of knowing things about others, the consequences of rumor, and the unexpected price of friendship. A story set among the rich, famous, and well-dressed of Manhattans Upper East Side, Gossip is a bravura display of this exceptional authors breathtaking talents, addressing important themes of motherhood, friendship, and fidelity. Every reader who admires the strong, character-driven womens fiction of Sue Miller, Alice Hoffman, Elizabeth Berg, and Kaye Gibbons should lend an ear to Beth Gutcheons Gossip.