by Louise McBain
Apprehending a shoplifter in a Georgetown boutique, nature blogger Astrid Dibello breaks her nose. When emergency surgery transforms her face to almost a mirror image of that of her older sister Claire, Astrid’s world turns upside down. Claire has always been the pretty one in their family. Astrid is the smart sister, the one with the Dibello nose. But now who is the woman in the mirror? Friends and family only confuse the question. Astrid’s girlfriend Leigh accuses her of joining the “plastic culture” and kicks her out. Astrid moves into Claire’s apartment where Tara, her childhood crush, suddenly shows an interest. At work her boss is finally keen to fund a video log Astrid proposed two years ago.
Astrid escapes to the woods where she runs into former high school enigma, Simone. Sparks fly and Astrid gives into romance. But drama ensues when an old love letter Simone wrote Claire resurfaces.
Does Simone love Astrid for herself or because she looks like her beautiful sister? How will Astrid ever be sure? Astrid Inside/Out is a story about a woman’s journey to find her true self on the way to happily ever after.
|Publication Date||September 16, 2021|