The Language Of Secrets

The Language Of Secrets

Book - 2010
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Justin has a successful career in London, a lovely wife and charming young son. All signs point to a bright future. But Justin's past is about to create the greatest crisis he has ever faced in his life. It all begins when Justin decides to re-connect with his family in California, from whom he has been estranged for many years. Justin is devastated to learn that his parents have passed away, and a visit to the cemetery brings the greatest shock of all - next to the graves of his parents sits a smaller tombstone for a 3-year-old boy: a boy named Thomas Justin Fisher.
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780385530637
Characteristics: 262 p. ; 25 cm.


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Junglequeen Jul 13, 2011

A haunting emotional story of a man, Justin Fisher, trying to bring together the remnant of his past through his fragmented memories. The lullaby his mother sang to him, for one example, stayed wtih him all his life.

Justin Fisher is a successful hotel manager with a young wife and small son. Living in London, England for so many years, he decided to move back to California with his family and try to reconnect with his estranged family or so he thought.

The story is told in different perspectives by Justin Fisher and his late parents. The father who felt betrayed by his wife, the mother who never forgave her husband, and Justin Fisher, the son who doesn't remember.

I just couldn't put this book down.

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