In Those Arms : In this highly personal novel Camille Laurens addresses the relationships between women and men. In Those Arms tells the story of a writer like herself and all the men in her life - fathers, brothers, grandfathers, friends, colleagues, bosses, husbands and lovers. While sitting in a café contemplating the imminent completion of her divorce proceedings Camille falls in love with a man who walks past the window. She follows him and sees nothing absurd or clichéd in signing up for a series of marriage guidance sessions with him. What follows is a series of reflections through which Camille journeys back from her past, recalling the important relationships she has shared with men over the years. In Those Arms is a novel about the loving of men, and of being loved by them, the differences between men and women and the ways they live together. Stylish, subtle and clever, this is a seductive and witty novel.