One of our recommended books is The Inheritance by Joanna Goodman


From the bestselling author of The Home for Unwanted Girls and The Forgotten Daughter comes a compulsively readable mother-daughter story in which two women who share a difficult past must come to together to claim the future they deserve.

Arden Moore enjoyed an affluent life thanks to her husband’s high-paying job. But a year after his death, the 36-year-old is a grieving single mother deeply in debt and living paycheck to paycheck with her three children. Then an unexpected call from a well-known estate lawyer in New York offers a glimmer of hope. It is the beginning of a complex legal journey that could mean the difference between a life of abject poverty and unthinkable wealth thanks to her father,

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  • Harper Paperbacks
  • Paperback
  • March 2024
  • 336 Pages
  • 9780063319394

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About Joanna Goodman

Joanna Goodman is the author of the bestselling novels The Forgotten Daughter, The Home for Unwanted Girls, and The Finishing School. Originally from Montreal, she now lives in Toronto with her husband and two children.


“In this captivating story layered with love, suspense, grief, and redemption, Goodman once again creates intriguing characters that will immediately draw readers in.” — Booklist on The Forgotten Daughter

“Resonant and relevant. . . . The characters, complex and flawed, love and fight so fiercely that it’s hard not to be drawn into their passionate orbits and to feel, even slightly, a glimmer of hope as they refuse to give up on the ideal of happiness.” — Kirkus on The Forgotten Daughter

“A heart-wrenching saga of love and loss that’s not to be missed.” — Toronto Star on The Home for Unwanted Girl