Thorndike Press

What Could Be Saved

  • Liese O'Halloran Schwarz
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  • ISBN-10: 143288820X
  • ISBN-13: 9781432888206
  • Shipping Weight: 1.00 lbs ( .45 kgs)
  • 716 Pages | Hardcover
  • Available July 2021

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Washington, DC, 2019: When a stranger contacts Laura Preston claiming to be her brother who disappeared forty years earlier when the family lived in Bangkok, Laura flies to Thailand. But meeting him leads to more questions than answers. Bangkok, 1972: Genevieve and Robert Preston live in a beautiful house raising their three children. When Genevieve enters into an affair, their household is vulnerable to unseen dangers in a rapidly changing world and a country they don’t really understand. What Could Be Saved is a novel about a family shattered by loss and betrayal, and the beauty that can exist even in the midst of brokenness.


Customer Reviews

“Superb . . . Schwarz is a remarkable storyteller . . . [This] stellar work is riveting.”

— Publishers Weekly (starred)

“A richly imagined page-turner that delivers twists alongside thought-provoking commentary.”

— Kirkus Reviews

“Schwarz reveals all in compelling, ‘can’t put it down’ prose while at the same time building masterfully developed characters.”

— Booklist