When Nina finds out that her fifteen-year-old daughter, Scarlett, is pregnant, her world falls apart.
Because Scarlet won’t tell anyone who the father is. And Nina is scared that the answer will destroy everything.
As the suspects mount – from Scarlett’s teacher to Nina’s new husband of less than a year – Nina searches for the truth: no matter what the cost.
Told to the reader in alternating voices, The Affair reveals how families are affected by the behavior of an adult and a young girl.
Scarlet has her mind set on keeping her secrets, and from her narratives, we learn more details about what she is hiding.
We also see how the wives of the possible perpetrators are deeply affected by all that unfolds.
The reader must guess the identity of Scarlet’s “lover,” but the full story will not be told until the very end. A 4 star read