This very human story examines the heavy burden on working mothers, spinning the innumerable plates of parenting and career. Are working women set up to lose, to fail their children, and to fail themselves? Shocking, thought-provoking, and necessary, Breaking Point will change hearts and minds.
You won't be able to put this one down.
A heart-in-mouth type of novel that will have you wonder how you'd react if in similar circumstances.
This is not only a gripping page-turner and gripping courtroom drama, it also has a lot to say about the expectations and judgement put on women when they become mothers. Prepare to feel devastated and enraged all at once.
This debut novel from Edel Coffey craftily spins out that nightmare scenario of a clock you can't turn back, a situation you can't fix and how quickly envy turns to universal hate.
Expect this book to be a mainstay of bookclubs in 2022.
It's a knockout, you're going to love it.
Breaking Point has all the hallmarks of a future bestseller . . . it has the pace, setting and glamour of a Hollywood thriller.
Skilfully explores what it means to be a woman trying to juggle it all - and the consequences when tragedy strikes. You won't be able to put this down.
It grips from get go.
Hugely compelling - I devoured it in a day . . . a compulsive debut that keeps you turning its pages.
The book promises to be one of the most talked-about of the year.