The Precious Life

A Novel

The Precious Life

A seemingly happy and stable marriage spirals out of control in a hailstorm of hurt and betrayal as a husband and wife set out to ruin each other in every possible way.

Till death do us part.

Joshua and Kathryn have settled for underachieving careers and a comfortable suburban lifestyle, coasting through life without any risk or adventure. But when secrets emerge about Kathryn’s past, and a tragic accident sends the couple wheeling into grief, Joshua breaks away from their sheltered home. He fashions a second life for himself, brewing with anger, resentment, and eventually, hatred for his wife that culminates in a murderous desire.

The Precious Life is an unflinching examination of the human condition that takes readers on a bumpy ride through the life of a couple on the vergeof collapse.
  • Strebor Books | 
  • 192 pages | 
  • ISBN 9781593092153 | 
  • November 2012
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About the Author

Che Parker

Che Parker is the author of The Tragic Flaw. He has worked as a crime and politics reporter and staff writer covering national health care and Capitol Hill hearings. He lives in Pennsylvania.