A True Story

by Kristin Joy



Book Details

Language : English
Publication Date : 7/8/2024

Format : E-Book
Dimensions : N/A
Page Count : 684
ISBN : 9781665758208
Format : Hardcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 684
ISBN : 9781665758192
Format : Softcover
Dimensions : 6x9
Page Count : 684
ISBN : 9781665758185

About the Book

Sometimes, nothing is everything……. Reese has everything. At 47 years old, she is wealthy. stunning, and on the top of every invite list. She lives a brilliant life - enjoying the posh adornments that come with being the wife of a high -powered International Financier. Reese takes her role as an A - list socialite seriously and insures her position by surrounding herself with a staff to deal with the rest of life - the three children she barely knows and the one she “gave away” long ago. But life breaks. And when Reese’s husband Stone is arrested and incarcerated overnight, Reese is forced to be something she’d never imagined - herself. Exiled to real life - Reese struggles to survive with nothing but three strange and resentful children clinging to her back. As an unruly media circus sets out to further destroy the family, Reese faces the unimaginable task of rising from the rubble of her life as the mother she has never been. Here an extraordinary journey of five unique individuals begins. Their story - a raw and extraordinary trip across real and imaginary borders to untangle a broken life - with enchant, frighten, surprise, and inspire you. But in the end the family will encounter something more trying than anything they’ve experienced in a collective lifetime - something that threatens to destroy them all over again. But truly united as a family that has weathered a string of colorful storms mixed with magical miracles they will build a life even more exquisite.

About the Author

Kristin Joy Kuhlman grew up in Marin County, California and now lives in Telluride, Colorado where she revels in the adventures of her unpredictable life and two extraordinary children – Zane and Ruby. Kristin has had two other books published – My Dad Wears Polka Dotted Socks which won an iParenting Media Award and Faith and Fantasia – A Fable of Safety. A True Story is her first novel. In addition to writing, Kristin is a business consultant, a yoga teacher, and an artist. But mostly, she is a mother. Kristin earned her Bachelors Degree in Philosophy from the University of California at Berkeley where she graduated with honors and was a four year Athletic and Academic All American and was awarded Senior Scholar Athlete of the year for the University. She earned her Masters in Art Therapy at the College of Notre Dame and after that her MBA at UCLA. Now, Kristin writes, is a landscaper, plays in the mountains, enjoys music and comedy but still ….. She is mostly a happy mother.