Author Elaine Colton Illustrates a Unique Love Story in Middle Age

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New book describes the ultimate journey necessary to achieve eternal love and romance

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Compelling and groundbreaking, The Afternoon, a new book written by author Elaine Colton, shares a love story of how one woman had encountered romantic bliss during an unexpected time of her life. Riveting, this selection shares the true essence of keeping a positive outlook in life, a characteristic that readers will deeply find useful especially in their encounters with people and their experience of love.

In this work, readers will meet Jo, a woman whose optimism and energy for life is insatiable. Amidst trying to find her true identity through her many sexual affairs, she never thought that she could still experience romance in her life until she reaches her fifties and discovers the true meaning of eternal love and passion. Readers will be thrilled to relive her journey as they travel through the memories she had at several fascinating intervals of her lifetime, which all began over thirty years ago.

A captivating must-read, this fascinating story sends out a powerful message about the value of faith, patience and keeping a positive outlook. This work is a literary beacon of light to women, inspiring them that no matter what path they have taken in life, it is never too late to find true love even at middle age.

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About the Author
Elaine Colton lives in Leland, North Carolina with her partner, Rick Leeds. She also wrote the book The Newport Girls.
The Afternoon * by Elaine Colton
Publication Date: April 24, 2013
Trade Paperback; $15.99; 69 pages; 978-1-4836-2504-1
Trade Hardback; $24.99; 69 pages; 978-1-4836-2505-8
eBook; $3.99; 978-1-4836-2506-5

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