The Burden of Truth
Valerie R. Drees
Austin Macauley Publishers
Every family has secrets. Some never come to light. For if they did, they would have devastating consequences. When long-held family secrets are uncovered by Tori Daniels, she realizes this. They are not her secrets to tell. That is the burden of truth.
Valerie R. Drees worked for many years buying interior design materials for a bank in California. This career was followed by one teaching World History at Mayfield Senior School in Pasadena, California. Upon her relocation to Virginia, Valerie taught European History as well as English as a Second Language at Tidewater Community College. This, her first novel, represents her entry into the career she has always longed to pursue full time, writing.