"A beautiful book" about the temptations and dangers of an adulterous relationship from an award-winning novelist (The Philadelphia Inquirer). As Simon recovers from a professional disaster—and escapes Chicago for New York—he is drawn to the beautiful, exciting, and mysterious Sarah. Even though the forty-year-old Simon has a wife and child, he falls madly in love with Sarah. Devoting themselves with abandon to the pursuit of happiness, the lovers tour New York, Paris, Venice, and beyond. Their journey takes them deep within their emotions, and reveals dangerous secrets in Sarah's past. Simon wants to save her, but is that possible? And does she really want to be saved?