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blue-collar family, John Wells beat the odds and came out a winner. As chief of
staff to Patrick Donovan, a US senator and aspiring presidential candidate, he
enjoys all the power and privilege of a DC insider. But while riding high on a
wave of success, he’s blindsided by a series of betrayals from the people he
trusts the most. In the space of a single day, John’s perfect life unexpectedly
unravels when his career falters and his marriage implodes. Following a final,
devastating blow, John assumes a new identity as “Peter” and flees to Provincetown,
where a tight-knit community of eclectic characters slowly transforms him.
Peter finds himself drawn to Danny Cavanaugh, an
enigmatic carpenter who is struggling to come to terms with his own troubled
past. As they work together to renovate a local landmark, the two men forge an
unlikely friendship that blossoms into love and becomes the foundation for a
new life they hope to build together. But when a reversal of fortune pulls John
back to DC, the treacherous world of politics he thought
he’d left behind
threatens to destroy his chance at true happiness.
outside Pittsburgh. He graduated, cum laude, from Boston College and was
awarded a Juris Doctorate from theUniversity of Pittsburgh School of Law. Will has lived and
worked in Boston, Philadelphia,
Washington, DC, and Tampa. Although he has spent the better part of the last twenty years working as a successful corporate
attorney, Will can happily confirm that his true vocation is writing. He
currently resides in Morristown, New Jersey with his husband, Stephen, and their golden retriever, Rory. Favorite
Son is Will’s debut novel, and he is hard at work on his second novel.