Now a major motion picture starring George Clooney and directed by Alexander Payne. Fortunes have changed for the King family, descendants of Hawaiian royalty and one of the stateas largest landowners. Matthew Kingas daughtersaScottie, a feisty ten-year-old, and Alex, a seventeen-year-old recovering drug addictaare out of control, and their charismatic, thrill-seeking mother, Joanie, lies in a coma after a boat-racing accident. She will soon be taken off life support. As Matt gathers his wifeas friends and family to say their final goodbyes, a difficult situation is made worse by the sudden discovery that thereas one person who hasnat been told: the man with whom Joanie had been having an affair. Forced to examine what they owe not only to the living but to the dead, Matt, Scottie, and Alex take to the road to find Joanieas lover, on a memorable journey that leads to unforeseen humor, growth, and profound revelations. Look for special features inside. Join the Circle for author chats and more. RandomHouseReadersCircle.com BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Kaui Hart Hemmings's The Possibilities.Look for special features inside. Join the Circle for author chats and more. RandomHouseReadersCircle.com BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Kaui Hart Hemmingsa#39;s The Possibilities.
|Author||:||Kaui Hart Hemmings|
|Publisher||:||Random House - 2007-05-15|