Award-winning author Kathleen H. Wheeler writes stories that sing because she cannot. A graduate of the University of Illinois, she has wordsmithed as a marketing communications professional for ad agencies and corporations since Nike first coined the slogan "Just Do It." Wheeler is a music enthusiast and lifelong fan of a British musician known by a one-syllable nickname. Along with her husband and two children, she calls the Land of Lincoln home.
"A profound analysis of complicated family dynamics...Wheeler's gripping novel is ambitious" -Kirkus Reviews"Very highly recommended as a striking jewel that is a glowing standout...tense, gripping, and eye-opening" -D. Donovan, Senior Reviewer, Midwest Book Review"...a moving story about strength and determination in the face of adversity. I recommend it to those who love an inspiring women's fiction novel with the stark element of reality." -Susan Sewell, Readers' Favorite"There are many things I love about this novel: its beautiful cover, the expertly crafted storyworld, the impressively realistic dialogue, and the cast of relatable and admirable characters. I was sucked in immediately...I read with a strong desire to see the plot through." -Judge, 25th Annual Writer's Digest Book Awards"A heartrending reminder to forgive in case fate forces a family member to forget." -Jean Lee, author of Alzheimer's Daughter"Stop, drop, and read this barnburner about a raging parent and a screwed-up family destined to combust." -Jacqueline Marcell, author of Elder Rage