By Wally Lamb
We Are Water is a disquieting and eventually uplifting novel a few marriage, a family members, and human resilience within the face of tragedy, from Wally Lamb, the New York occasions bestselling writer of The Hour I First Believed and I comprehend This a lot Is True.
After 27 years of marriage and 3 kids, Anna Oh—wife, mom, outsider artist—has fallen in love with Viveca, the rich new york paintings broker who orchestrated her good fortune. They plan to wed within the Oh family’s native land of 3 Rivers in Connecticut. however the marriage ceremony provokes a few very combined reactions and opens a Pandora’s field of poisonous secrets—dark and painful truths that experience festered less than the outside of the Ohs’ lives.
We Are Water is a layered portrait of marriage, relations, and the inexorable desire for realizing and connection, advised within the alternating voices of the Ohs—nonconformist, Anna; her ex-husband, Orion, a psychologist; Ariane, the do-gooder daughter, and her dual, Andrew, the rebellious in basic terms son; and free-spirited Marissa, the youngest. it's also a portrait of recent the US, exploring problems with type, altering social mores, the legacy of racial violence, and the character of creativity and art.
With humor and compassion, Wally Lamb brilliantly captures the essence of human adventure and the ways that we look for love and that means in our lives.