A witty insightful new novel about juggling the demands of three husbands—a work husband an almost husband and an ex husband—and figuring out the true meaning of familyAvery Graham has built a life that anyone would admire She has a brilliant career as chief of staff to Peter Haines the charismatic mayor of Toronto She has a devoted partner in Matt her live in boyfriend of fourteen years And she has a loving family and deep friendships that stretch back to childhood summers at the cottageBut when Matt proposes Avery’s past threatens to engulf her present Can she contemplate a lifetime commitment to Matt after her disastrous first marriage to Hugh? And is Matt really the love of her life when she has spent so much of it by Peter’s side? Avery could use some good advice from the women who know her best but her closest friends Jenny and Tara have drifted away over the yearsWhen a scandal erupts at city hall Avery must overcome her deepest fears about love and loss and discover what it means to be a family