What would you do if you were a mom struggling to keep up with the uber-moms of a perfect Connecticut suburb and you just discovered one of the ubers murdered in their kitchen? Why, investigate the murder with the man she once thought was the love of her life, of course. Jennifer Weiner takes a humorous look at a woman who finds herself in a life she never imagined and her struggle to find her place and solve a murder too.
Quick pace, likeable characters and a setting that anyone in the burbs could relate to, this novel will be popular with fans. 2005, 371 pages.