Beyond the Broken

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It seems like only yesterday when five friends with separate dreams stood together at their graduation ceremony at Stanford, turned their tassels, and looked forward with optimism. But two decades later, Neva, Annette, Lauren, Tamara, and Heather have all experienced a reality much different than the dreams they once envisioned.

A troubled marriage and unexpected motherhood threatens to still Nevas voice forever. Annettes inability to conceive a child is challenging everything she knows to be true about herself. Lauren is weary from juggling her career, motherhood, and marriage. Tamara has abandoned the hope of a loving relationship in favor of an all-consuming career. But it is Heather who is in the worst trouble of all. A heartbreaking job loss sends her spiraling downward into darkness, and she attempts suicide. As she slips into a coma, the friends reunite at her bedside, forge a stronger friendship, and finally face hard truths about themselves.

In this poignant tale, the secret of each womans shattered dream is finally revealed, forcing each to embark on a unique journey to discover what beauty lies beyond the broken.

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About the author

Sharisse Kimbro earned a BA and an MA in English and Sociology from Stanford University and a law degree from the University of Michigan. She has enjoyed a successful career in the public and private sectors but has never lost her passion for putting life into words. She resides in Chicago with her family. This is her first novel.

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iUniverse
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Published on
Feb 28, 2013
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Pages
252
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ISBN
9781475962833
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Language
English
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Genres
Fiction / Psychological
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