Non ancora pubblicato in Italia. Grace Atherton ha rinunciato a suonare in pubblico dopo essere stata cacciata dalla scuola di musica, ma ora ha la possibilità di suonare ancora una volta e vincere uno dei concorsi più famosi al mondo. Nel frattempo, un evento improvviso porta alla luce la verità sulla sua relazione con un uomo sposato.
If you loved Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine, you’re going to adore this novel. The protagonist is a woman in her early forties, Grace Atherton. She used to play the cello but she gave up on it after being thrown out of music school. Now she has her own music shop in a small English town where she makes and restores instruments. She makes frequent trips to Paris where she meets her married boyfriend and it’s in Paris that a sudden event turns her life upside down, making Grace question her life, her choices, and her past. Her friendship with a young woman and an older man will help Grace realize what she wants to do with her life.
Beautifully written and carefully plotted, The Truths and Triumphs of Grace Atherton is a captivating and brilliant novel with engaging and likable characters and an immersive story. The author’s deep knowledge of music and instruments is clear through the pages and I found myself completely engrossed in the story. Superb, emotional, and heart-warming, this is a must-read of the year!