The Younger Wife by Sally Hepworth: A Visual Guide
By Adam WagnerApril 4, 2022
GIFnotes: Giving you the basic plot summary of an upcoming book with the help of the Graphics Interchange Format.
The Younger Wife by Sally Hepworth is a wicked and winding novel of domestic suspense full of family secrets, betrayal, and the lies we tell to the people we love.
Stephen Aston is getting married again.
The only problem is, he’s still married to his first wife…
Even though she is in a care facility for dementia.
But he’ll take care of that easily…
By divorcing her—
Even if his adult daughters protest.
Tully and Rachel Aston look upon Heather as nothing but an interloper.
Heather is the same age as Rachel and even younger than Tully.
Clearly, she’s a golddigger and after their father’s money.
Heather has secrets that she’s keeping close…
And reasons of her own for wanting to marry Stephen.
With their mother unable to speak for herself…
Tully and Rachel are determined to get to the truth about their family’s secrets…
The new wife closing in…
And who their father really is.
But will getting to the truth unleash the most dangerous impulses in all of them?