by George Weinstein
A WORLD-CLASS BALLERINA loses her left leg in a horrifying accident, and with it, she loses her entire identity. After striving her entire life to establish a place in the grueling world of professional ballet, Sarah Gordon must reinvent herself. But as Sarah attempts to forge her new life, her husband’s guilt turns him into an overbearing and meticulous caretaker. The couple must navigate their new roles and find the perfect balance of love and independence, or risk losing their marriage completely.
George Weinstein’s masterful contemporary fiction offers a provocative collision of trauma, tragedy, and hope. The Caretaker is a graceful romantic novel that bewitches readers with irresistible imagery and characters to fall in love with.
Sarah’s story belongs to anyone who has ever gone through pain and loss to come out stronger and better. Don’t miss this one!
—Cassandra King, bestselling author of The Sunday Wife
Gracefully layered with artistry, physicality, and emotion, this book will compel readers to question the very nature of love and loyalty.
—M. J. Pullen, bestselling author of The Marriage Pact trilogy and Sugar Street
These characters break our hearts and mend them all over again, reminding us that it takes courage to establish an authentic place for ourselves in the world.
—Kimberly Brock, author of The River Witch, and 2013 Georgia Author of the Year
Weinstein looks way beyond the easy and obvious clichés to the dilemmas of our closest relationships—spinning a moving, tender, and ultimately hopeful tale of a woman seeking to relearn the greatest art of all, the art of love.
—Man Martin, author of Paradise Dogs and Days of the Endless Corvette
About the Author
George Weinstein is the author of numerous novels, including Hardscrabble Road, Aftermath, and The Five Destinies of Carlos Moreno—all republished by SFK Press. His work has been featured in the Atlanta press and in regional and national anthologies, including A Cup of Comfort for Writers. You can contact George with book club invitations and speaking requests, and read more about him and his written work at GeorgeWeinstein.com.
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