Riverside Park

Riverside Park

By Laura Van Wormer

Mira Books, Paperback, 9780778326526, 352pp.

Publication Date: July 2009

Along the banks of the Hudson River is one of New York's premier enclaves, Riverside Park, where up-and-comers rub shoulders with those who have already made it.
Once deliriously happy, Amanda and Howard Stewart now teeter on the brink of infidelity--and financial ruin.
Media titan Cassy Cochran's storybook marriage hides the secret at the core of her existence.
Beautiful, privileged Celia Cavanaugh's life is spiraling out of control--and she's taking a naive teenage boy down with her.
Headstrong single mother Rosanne DiSantos struggled for years to better herself...and now realizes she despises the life she worked so hard to achieve.
Proud father Sam Wyatt refuses to see his family destroyed by an act of desperation--and will do anything to preserve their happiness.
The widespread branches of this urban family entwine in a stirring, multifaceted story of love denied, love revealed and love remembered.

About the Author
Laura Van Wormer grew up in Darien, Connecticut, and has spent most of her adult life working in publishing in New York. She is the author of eight previous novels, including the bestselling novels Jury Duty, Just for the Summer, Talk and Expose. In The Last Lover, fans will be reunited with Sally Harrington, the witty, just-turned-thirty protagonist-sleuth of Expose.

Laura divides her time between Manhattan and an old English-style farmhouse in Meriden, Connecticut.