Canadian fiction, General fiction, Serious and literary fiction
How can a lie possibly be good? This question presses on Paul Wakefield following a kayaking accident on the ocean surrounding the city of Victoria. His wife and child are threatened by the repercussions that follow the accident, and Paul… must decide how to confront the accusations facing him. Knowing the truth will destroy them all, he scrambles for the one thing certain to save a select few: the good lie. Some descriptions of sex, descriptions of violence, and strong language. 2007.