Bloomington, IN (Vocus) October 6, 2010
Angie’s life, as of three years ago, has been centered on her son, Jake. He has been her love, her strength, and her air. Other than a meddling grandmother, her life was simple, safe, and uninvolved. But now, Clayton Rogers, a man she helped put behind bars is out on parole, threatening everything she holds dear. How far will she go to protect the ones she loves? Will she take a life Because of You? Find out in an intriguing story by Chrystine Alyx!
When Angie is sixteen years old, she saves a six-year-old child from a kidnapping attempt. The kidnapper Clayton Rogers, is sentenced without bail. Twenty years later, Angie is a mother to a son, Jake, around whom her life revolves. After a long overdue night out with her two best friends, Gina and June, she finds herself in the arms of a beautiful, young woman. The passion and desire sweeps Angie into the past, which threatens everything she loves and holds dear.
To complicate matters, Clayton Rogers is released on parole. Something must be done, but by whom? Will he go after Angie’s son? What will she do to protect Jake? Will she be able to live with the consequence of her actions? The clock is ticking away and five days are all she has to decide… Will she risk everything Because Of You? Discover the answers you unravel in this intricate web of suspense, passion and secrets…
Because Of You will be featured at this year’s New York Library Association Book Exhibit in Saratoga Springs, NY on November 2-5, 2010. For more information, log on to Xlibris.com.
About the Author
The author was born in Upstate New York, where she lives with her partner of eighteen years, their two children, four cats, one fish, and one blue lobster. She graduated from the local community college where her writing began to have a voice. Every spare moment, she allows her thoughts to wander in ink, and where they settle is left to the imagination.
Because Of You * by Chrystine Alyx
Publication Date: March 27, 2009
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