Barbara Vansickle Cook’s first book “Weeds & Wildflowers” is an intriguing exploration of human emotion.

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New book “Weeds & Wildflowers” from Page Publishing author Barbara Vansickle Cook is a psychological thriller that dives in and exposes the cruel reality of spousal abuse, rape, and mental maladies while proving that the human condition can be strong enough to overcome excruciating experiences.

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Barbara Vansickle Cook, an accomplished writer, has completed her first book “Weeds & Wildflowers”: a powerful exploration of the human condition.

Author, Barbara Vansickle Cook, begins this heart-wrenching true story with the birth of baby Jennifer in an Appalachian coal town hospital. Jennifer is immediately adopted as an infant and whisked away by her surrogate parents from what would have been a life of poverty. Although Jennifer’s early life is much like a fairy-tale, it begins to tailspin when her surrogate mother suddenly dies from a brain tumor. Things deteriorate further when her surrogate father marries the malevolent Victoria who makes Jennifer’s life a living hell.

Published by New York City-based Page Publishing, Barbara Vansickle Cook’s poignant tale is a reminder of the pain and agony which some individuals are born into without their consent.

Readers who wish to experience this potent work can purchase“Weeds & Wildflowers” at bookstores everywhere, or online at the Apple iTunes store, Amazon, Google Play or Barnes and Noble.

For additional information or media inquiries, contact Page Publishing at 866-315-2708.

About Page Publishing

Page Publishing is a traditional New York based full-service publishing house that handles all of the intricacies involved in publishing its authors’ books, including distribution in the world’s largest retail outlets and royalty generation. Page Publishing knows that authors need to be free to create - not bogged down with complicated business issues like eBook conversion, establishing wholesale accounts, insurance, shipping, taxes and the like. Its roster of authors can leave behind these tedious, complex and time consuming issues, and focus on their passion: writing and creating. Learn more at

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