A FIRM PERSUASION by J. ANTHONY BURNS

By J. ANTHONY BURNS

the writer has written a real to lifestyles tale of a tender girl, Marlene Bryson, who reports post-partum melancholy whereas her newly married husband is in another country through the battle. extra to her sorrow is the truth that her child, Harry, is the results of rape. She needs to come to a decision her subsequent movement if she is to carry onto her sanity whereas residing opposed to her will within the stately Chicago domestic of her In-laws, the O’Coins. Her final selection brings her younger lifestyles complete circle as she creates a destiny with no her child in a urban distant between overall strangers.

Her painful efforts at self-fulfillment and a practical existence bring about marriage with Jonas Maxwell whereas her past love struggles after battle along with her lack of and his personal discomfort of PTSD.

The reader meets up with a forged of characters who turn into the material of Marlene’s colourful and infrequently drab lifestyles through the 1940’s sooner than Pearl Harbor and the Berlin Airlift in 1948: Col. Charles Lindbergh and Chennault, Doolittle and Rickenbacker, her staunch allies, Dolly and Sonja, a DP from Lithuania, Lincoln Maxwell, her son and Phoebe Bagwell, a reporter in Chicago. input her altering global.

This is Anthony’s first complete size novel. He has drawn from existence reviews in human companies as a certified social employee with a graduate measure in counseling psychology. His travels have taken him everywhere in the nation, yet now he calls primary Massachusetts his domestic the place he lives together with his spouse Barbara Judith and their array of family pets.

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