The Burden of Guilt by Judie Withers

The Burden of Guilt

byJudie Withers

Kobo ebook | March 26, 2014

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Set in a small farming town in Kansas in the late 1940s, this novel is the touching story of a woman who endures much after her heart is broken.----Emma is a young woman who makes several mistakes in her youth. She falls in love with her sisters boyfriend, but her sister tricks the man into marriage.----Emma returns to town years later and tries to come to terms with her sisters marriage, but uses poor judgment instead. She marries a man she doesnt know well and doesnt love. He turns out to be a mean drunk, and she experiences abuse and neglect at his hands. Emma withdraws from life and loses her former confidence.----By reassessing her life and overcoming her insecurities, against her husbands wishes, Emma uses her former education to become a teacher and fills a newly formed counseling position. She finally regains her self-respect and triumphs in the end to find love. This honest drama paints a postcard of small town life in post World War II America.----Publishers website:
Title:The Burden of GuiltFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:March 26, 2014Publisher:Strategic Book Publishing & Rights Co.Language:English

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