This emotional and ironic written, heartfelt story touches a nerve readers. This is the life story of 5 modern women, born in Russia in early 1980th, whos lifes are connected to each other. They balance between all the trappings of modern success (marriage, house, children, career) and the wish to find, instead, what they truly wanted from life.
The cases of those woman are typical for nowdays Russia and also for woman in other countries and are well known by author, who for many years works for most popular russian woman's magazines. Late and unexpected love, recovering after broken hopes, difficult relationship with growing children, desperate attempt to save a family, seeking consolation in creativity.
By turns rapturous and rueful, this wise and funny story.