USED NOVEL, LANDLINE BY RAINBOW ROWELL is about an unhappy wife trying to figure out what is wrong with her 15 year long marriage, and whether she should hold on to it. The night before Georgie McCool and her family are set to fly out to Omaha to her husband Neal’s home for Christmas, Georgie’s dreams come true - a major TV broadcaster has agreed to broadcast her and her best friend Seth’s TV show which they have been working on for 20 years. It’s her big break. But it means she’ll have to work through Christmas.
But she didn’t expect Neal to pack up and take her two children to Omaha with him for Christmas anyway. Georgie finds herself at home, at a loss, and alone, with seemingly no way to contact her husband. She can’t reach his cell, or his home phone. It’s only she calls from her childhood landline, Neal finally picks up – but it’s not the Neal she knows in the present, it’s Neal from 1998, the week before he proposed to he