HOARDING LIES, KEEPING SECRETS
by Michaele Lockhart
Michaele Lockhart’s HOARDING LIES, KEEPING SECRETS was released by Steel Cut Press in June. When does enough become terrifying? How many secrets can one house contain? Enter the Morton mansion and discovers horrors hidden for generations.
Returned to the family’s home after her eldest sister dies without a will, Jeanne Stewart must again face the pain of her family’s betrayals, deceptions, lies, tales of a poisoning, and even darker secrets while helping identify antiques and heirlooms for the State’s estate appraiser in what has become the house of a severe hoarder. As the house is emptied of the hoarder’s junk, its emotional weight increases. Jeanne has imagined herself well-acquainted with her family’s history but nothing can prepare her for the final discoveries.
In HOARDING LIES, KEEPING SECRETS, Tucson author Michaele Lockhart opens the door to one family’s two-hundred-year history of deception. For sale on Amazon and from the publisher, SteelCutPress.com. In addition, a Book Club discussion guide for this intriguing story of dysfunction is available from the author’s web site, http://www.MichaeleLockhart.com.
Taken from THE WRITE WORD, the newsletter of The Society of Southwestern Authors. Vol. 41. August/September 2012