So Much for That

By Lionel Shriver

Contemporary

Fiction

Published by Harper Collins

Shortlist 2010
So Much for That

Shepard Knacker has sold his business for $1 million and is preparing for a new life away from the daily grind, when his wife Glynis, announces she has cancer.

 Glynis never relished the prospect of giving up her life; can her illness help scupper her husband’s dreams?

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