'The Second Wife' is a wise, witty, comic and sad tale which explores the complexities of a second marriage and how the seemingly irreconcilable can sometimes work out in the most unexpected of ways.
Disliked by her new relatives, sidelined at family gatherings and now a mother of twins herself, Minty is struggling with disappointment and a crisis of identity.
But for Minty the biggest obstacle of all is Rose - her husband Nathan's ex-wife. Glowing and successful, Rose has experienced a spectacular rebirth and, as Minty soon discovers, she also has quite a hold over Nathan . . .