By Marti Leimbach
June used to be a tender widow with ahopeless weigh down on Craig Kirtz, a disc jockey at a local rock station. To her shock, the 2 struck up a friendship that appeared headed for whatever extra. however it was once June’s thirteen-year-old daughter, Bobbie, whom Craig had sought after all alongside. Bobbie thought her mystery life—the intercourse, the medicine, the illicit courting itself—could stay adequately buried in the prior. yet thirty years later, while Bobbie discovers Craig’s attentions to her have been repeated with any variety of ladies, she returns home with one function in brain: to convey Craig to trial.
Her selection is greeted with combined emotions. a few humans imagine that bringing fees opposed to somebody for against the law devoted such a lot of years in the past is unjustified. She’s known as a “middle-aged woman with a vendetta.” She’s accused of waging conflict opposed to her family. however the prior has a fashion of unveiling itself, and a few relationships lie dormant over the years, able to stir to lifestyles on the
June recalls issues otherwise from the way Bobbie does. Craig insists he has performed not anything unsuitable. As their stressful heritage is relived within the court docket, Bobbie and June needs to come to phrases with the alternatives they made and face the reality they have lengthy refused to recognize. instructed with warmth and compassion, it is a relocating, deeply soaking up tale of a kin in crisis.
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Age of Consent: A Novel by Marti Leimbach