New York Times bestselling author of
The House We Grew Up In comes a compelling and heartbreaking (Jojo Moyes) novel about three strangers who are brought together by the father they never knew. Lydia, Dean, and Robyn don t know one another. Yet. Each is facing difficult challenges. Lydia is still wearing the scars from her traumatic childhood. Wealthy and successful, she leads a lonely and disjointed existence. Dean is a young, unemployed, single dad whose life is going nowhere. Robyn is eighteen. Gorgeous, popular, and intelligent, she entered her first year of college confident of her dream to become a pediatrician. Now she s failing her classes. Now she s falling in love for the first time. Lydia, Dean, and Robyn live very different lives, but each of them, independently, has always felt that something was missing. What they don t know is that a letter is about to arrive that will turn their lives upside down. It is a letter containing a secret one that will bind them together and show them what love and family and friendship really mean. Filled with heart and humor (
The Making of Us is a literary gem that will remind readers of the miracles that happen when we bring life into the world and share our lives with those we love."