Hausfrau by Jill Alexander Essbaum
Anna Benz, an American in her late thirties, lives with her Swiss husband and their three young children in a postcard-perfect suburb of ZÃ¼rich.
Though she leads a comfortable, well-appointed life, Anna is falling apart inside. Adrift and increasingly unable to connect with her emotionally unavailable husband or even with her own thoughts
and feelings, Anna tries to rouse herself with new experiences: German language classes, Jungian analysis, and a series of sexual affairs she enters with an ease that surprises even her.
But Anna canât easily extract herself from these affairs.
When she wants to end them, she finds itâs difficult.
Tensions escalate, and her lies start to spin out of control. Having crossed a moral threshold,
Anna will discover where a woman goes when there is no going back.
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