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Betrayal's Wake

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After Bethany learns of her husband's secret, she retreats to a lake house with her mother and sister. The pain is familiar for the three women because this is not the first time betrayal has wounded the family. Is forgiveness possible?
Kindle Edition, 80 pages
Published August 8th 2012
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Amanda
Oct 16, 2012 rated it really liked it
I enjoyed this book. It is contemporary Christian realistic fiction. Unlike some Christian fiction, where it seems as if God waves a magic wand and everything is suddenly fine, this story is realistic and true to life, even with its happy ending. Leigh does a great job handling a very difficult and tense situation, adultery. I felt that the characters were very real, very believable. Aspects of the results and consequences of adultery were explored that I had never thought about, and everything ...more
Betty
Feb 25, 2013 rated it it was amazing
What a wonderful short story about family, love, and infidelity. The author has a way of bringing you right into the story and helping you to feel what the characters are experiencing. Have a few tissues ready, but plan on some big grins too. There are a few surprises in here and a lot of "feel good" reading.
Mishy
Sep 01, 2012 rated it really liked it
A different story but still good I enjoyed reading this one
Tiffany
May 24, 2018 rated it liked it
3 Stars! Just an okay read.
Lu Bielefeld *read.laugh.love*
O cara trai a esposa com uma colega de trabalho. Ficou um ano com este relacionamento.
A outra mulher entra em contato com a esposa e conta tudo para ela.
A esposa vai passar as férias com a mãe, a irmã e a filhinha para se distanciar do marido.
Ele resolve reformar a casa para agradar a esposa.
E por aí vai...
Ele merecia um chute na bunda bem forte.
Os motivos dele não me convenceram. O casamento era sólido e ele era feliz em casa. Ele traiu porque ele foi fraco e achou que não seria descoberto.
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Deborah
Feb 06, 2016 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: cheater, romance
I Loved this story and I loved how mature the characters were.
Bethany and Tim had been married for over 8 years. They has a real good marriage until one day Bethany gets a phone call that could destroy her marriage.
Tim's betrayal is killing him. The last thing that he wanted to do was hurt his wife and daughter. He knows that his mistake could cost him his family and he is willing to do whatever it takes to get his family back.
Tamara
Apr 14, 2013 rated it liked it
I liked it. The story moved a little too quickly but overall it was a nice read.
Jody
Apr 26, 2014 rated it liked it
Good book. I enjoyed it.
Kelly Garcia
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both heartbreaking and healing at the same time. honest questions with honest answers throughout the storyline. just really loved it.
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J.Heather Leigh lives in Western New York where she is a part-time college instructor, a full-time wife and mother, and a wishing-for-more-time writer. As a Christian, she likes to tackle topics such as unplanned pregnancy, infidelity, and single parenting.

Her goals are to:
-reflect the heart of God, the way she sees Him
-demonstrate Christianity in real life situations
-engage and entertain readers