If my friends ask me for the perfect quick beach read for the summer I will be sure to mention Wife 22 by Melissa Gideon. Gideon brings to light marriage in the 21st century, specifically in the age of social media. After being married for close to twenty years, Alice Buckle’s marriage has hit a dry spell and she decides to search the Internet for advice. She stumbles upon a request for anonymous participants in a marriage survey for the 21st Century and takes the plunge. She quickly finds herself revealing her innnermost thoughts to the researcher who is assigned to her and that’s when the fun begins. Take a look at the publisher’s trailer:
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