Sheer Abandon Author:Penny Vincenzi One night in 1986 an abandoned baby girl is found in a cupboard at Heathrow airport. — A year earlier Martha, Clio and Jocasta had met by chance, at the start of a backpacking adventure: they travelled together briefly and then went their own ways, swearing to meet again when they return home. But it would be a long time until they met again: not... more » until Kate, the foundling, is a teenager, and all three are leading successful lives. Martha is a single, highly paid lawyer, Clio a doctor, locked in an unhappy marriage, and Jocasta a reporter, in love with a charming commitment-phobe. Which of them is Kate's mother?; Why was she desperate enough to do such a thing, and how did she survive it?« less
It took me two weeks just to get to a hundred pages in this book. Usually if I don't care for a book I will at least finish it but I just could not get into this book. It was boring, and too many characters to keep up with. I would not recommend this book.