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Paperback, 1st, 248 pages
Published July 13th 2012 by Lulu
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Fran
Aug 09, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Rainbow in the Dark

Author: Melanie Young

Abuse of any kind is wrong. Spousal abuse is something that many women endure yet some do not fight back. Often the abuser convinces the victim that they deserve what they are getting and they have done something to warrant their wrath. Rudy is a mean and vindictive man who enjoys tormenting his wife because he is jealous of her and her relationship with their young child. Brandi has been his punching back, whipping board for two long. But, when things get
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Bette Lee Crosby
Aug 29, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Anyone who is or has struggled with issues of single parenthood should read this book. Quite often women who are abused tend to either deny it or blame themself, which is exactly what Brandi, the protagonist in Rainbow in the Dark did. But although this book deals with some very heavy issues of spousal abuse, survival and fear of trusting, in the end it is not only a story well-told but one that will inspire. In this book Melanie Young has given us characters to care about along with an ending t ...more
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I wanted to be a writer ever since I first started reading! I took me several decades to realize that my dream was NOT unrealistic and that I didn't have to keep what I wrote to myself. Now I have published three books; THE NEXT CHAPTER, READ MY SHORTS!, FOLLOW YOUR DREAMS and RAINBOW IN THE DARK. I am currently working on another novel, which I am calling at this time ELUSIVE DREAM.
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