Little fires everywhere
A story of family. Elena Richardson and her family have always lived their well ordered lives in Shaker Heights Four teenage children, a well-respected husband, all is as it should be. Along comes artist Mia Warren and her daughter Pearl. Mia and Pearl travel from place to place, Mia earning a living where she can to support Pearl and her art. Mia also has a well-kept secret.
The Richardson and Warren families became emeshed in many ways, however friendships are fractured when old family friends of the Richardsons attempt to adopt a Chinese-American baby girl. A custody battle ensues - and puts Mia and Elena on opposing sides. Suspicious of Mia and her motives, Elena is determined to uncover the secrets in Mia's past. But at what cost? A great read.