Joan has spent a lifetime enduring the cruel acts of men. But when one of them commits a shocking act of violence in front of her, she flees New York City in search of Alice, the only person alive who can help her make sense of her past. Joan unravels the horrific event she witnessed as a child - that has haunted her every waking moment - while forging the power to finally strike back. Author of "Three Women." Print run 150,000.