This reading group guide for The Perfect Happiness includes an introduction, discussion questions, ideas for enhancing your book club, and a Q&A with author Santa Montefiore. The suggested questions are intended to help your reading group find new and interesting angles and topics for your discussion. We hope that these ideas will enrich your conversation and increase your enjoyment of the book. Introduction
Bestselling children’s book author Angelica Lariviere lives in an upper class neighborhood in London with her loving husband and two wonderful children. At first glance, Angelica seems to lead an idyllic lifestyle; but Angelica’s routine is becoming mundane, and she realizes that she and her husband Olivier do not have the same passion they shared when they were courting. To top it all off, Angelica cannot seem to find the inspiration to begin writing her newest children’s book.
Enter Jack. What starts off as harmless flirtation at a party starts to make Angelica feel sexy and alive all over again. Despite the warnings of her friend Candace, Angelica begins a correspondence with Jack – after all, they’re only friends. Angelica certainly would not risk everything she has for a little thrill and rests easy knowing Jack lives thousands of miles away in Cape Town.
When her book tour ta