Family Matters – Augustus Family Trilogy Book Two
A secret told is a secret no more. World War II has ended and life is returning to normal for the mighty Augustus family. The history, built by the Augustus family, on lies and secrets seem to be holding them protected against the rapidly expanding world but secrets seldom remain secret when the younger generation questions everything the older generation believes.
Secrets are fascinating. Secrets are fun. Secrets can destroy. But most important a secret told is a secret no more. World War II has ended and life is returning to normal. The Augustus family history, built by the Augustus family, on lies and secrets seems to be holding them protected against the rapidly expanding world; however, the younger generation is questioning everything the older generation believes. As Elizabeth searches for the truth about her parentage, her anger threatens to expose generations of lies. Family no longer seems to matter in this brave new world where doing your own thing is encouraged. Family Matters is book two of this multi-generational, multi-volume, saga of fate, fortune, and redemption. This volume continues the Augustus story from 1944 through 1959.
About Tamara Merrill (San Diego, California Author)
Tamara Merrill is a true left brain/right brain woman. She excels at most anything “crafty” and is considered a talented teacher of both computer skills and painting. During the 60’s and 70’s she published multiple short stories in the popular women’s magazines of that era. But then the need for cash intervened and Tamara got a “real job” and stopped writing fiction. Now Tamara has stopped reading excessively (she admits to a book a day habit) and has begun writing again. FAMILY LIES is her first full length novel and is book one of the Augustus Family saga. Tamara currently resides in Coronado, CA.