When Alice Love surfaces from a strange, beautiful dream to find she's been injured in a gym, she knows that something is very wrong. Her first concern is for her unborn baby, and she's desperate to see her husband, Nick, who she knows will be worried about her. But Alice isn't pregnant. And Nick isn't exactly rushing to her beside. She is a mother of three going through a bitter divorce. Alice has lost ten years of her life - and she wants them back.
'A bittersweet tale by a gifted writer, whose light touch doesn't stop her exploring darker themes, such as infertility and the sad erosion of a once radiant love' - Australian Women's Weekly Book of the Month 'What [Moriarty] writes are acute social comedies of the feminine, where the domestic is more political than cosy... Technically this premise is a challenge, which Moriarty makes appear effortless... bravura depiction. Great stuff' - The Age