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Roxane Brissett is a successful psychotherapist with her own practice in the heart of Manhattan...with her own set of problems, like the clients she counsels through therapy sessions. She cannot stand her Aunt Nadine, who raised her and her brother, Kenny, after the death of their mother. She's also dating, Maurice Walker, a smooth-talking investment broker, whose evasive ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published May 18th 2005 by Xpressit Publications (first published May 2005)
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Power Struggles

The Brissett family is made up of Jamaican and Creole descent. Residing in Manhattan, Roxanne, the older of the two children, is a psychotherapist with her own practice. Her younger brother, Kenny, is a student at NYU who is about to graduate and journey off to medical school. Roxanne and Kenny were raised by their aunt Nadine after their mother loss her battle with cancer and their father imprisoned. Roxanne and Aunt Nadine don't mesh well at all. Poor Kenny doesn't understand hi
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A Woman's Strength

Roxanne Brisset is the epitome of strength as far as her younger brother Kenneth is concerned. Roxanne is a psychotherapist and the strongest kindest person he knows. Kenneth, ten years her junior, has no memory of their mother. The only relationship with their father has been talking to him from jail. Roxanne is holding onto a family secret that she wants to share with Kenneth. She just has no way of telling him. Always extending herself, she does everything she can for him an
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