:

product description page

Unexpected Waltz (Paperback) by Kim Wright

Unexpected Waltz (Paperback) by Kim Wright - image 1 of 1

about this item

?Kim Wright?s charming novel, The Unexpected Waltz, chronicles one woman?s second chance at happiness and an opportunity to find her authentic self. The writing is pitch perfect?this is a winner!? (Elin Hilderbrand, New York Times bestselling author of The Matchmaker)

From the author of the ?sharply written and emotionally accessible? (Kirkus Reviews) debut Love in Mid Air comes this moving novel about a middle-aged woman who regains her balance in life. Kelly Wilder becomes recently widowed from a much older, wealthy man with whom she spent her married life doing charity work, building a lovely home, and, as she says, ?pretending to be a whole lot more conservative and stupid and nicer than I really am.?

Now, with too much time and money on her hands, Kelly has absolutely no idea what happens next. So on a whim she signs up for a ballroom dancing class, and slowly, step by high-heeled step, begins to rebuild her life with the help of friends old and new: Nik, a young Russian dance teacher who sees the artistic potential she left behind; Carolina, a woman in hospice, anxious to experience a whole lifetime in a few months; and Elyse, Kelly?s girlhood best friend who knows all of her past secrets?including the truth about the man who long ago broke Kelly?s heart.

In the vein of Jennifer Weiner?s novels, The Unexpected Waltz is a deeply felt story about moving on after loss and finding a new walk?or dance?of life through the power of second chances.
Number of Pages: 278
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Contemporary
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Gallery Books
Author: Kim Wright
Language: English
Street Date: December 30, 2014
TCIN: 16560047
UPC: 9781476754239
Item Number (DPCI): 059-04-5363
$16.00

guest reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.