Susan Morrow receives a book manuscript from her ex-husband – a man she left 20 years earlier – asking for her opinion of his writing. As she reads, she is drawn into the fictional life of Tony Hastings, a mathematics professor whose family vacation turns violent.
A boy attempts to deal with his mother’s illness and the bullying of his classmates by escaping to a fantastical world.
Four people, four extraordinary stories. All lived out within a hundred London streets.
A former thief frantically searches for his missing daughter, who has been kidnapped and locked in the trunk of a taxi.
A successful, ego-maniacal architect who has spent a lifetime bullying his wife, employees and mistresses wants to make peace as his life approaches its final..