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When Feelings Lie

When Feelings Lie

by Shelley Gold

FBT review:

When Feelings Lie is a heartfelt contemporary novel by Shelley Gold that will capture the hearts of indie book lovers. Set in Montana, it tells the story of the Grayson sisters, Corinne and Zara, whose lives are turned upside down when their father abandons them. As they grapple with the consequences of their father's actions, they must face the challenges of teenage life and make difficult sacrifices to secure their futures. This emotional and inspiring tale explores themes of love, resilience, and the power of sisterhood. Perfect for readers seeking an indie book title that combines relatable teenage issues with powerful storytelling, When Feelings Lie is a must-read. Available now on

Publisher Description:

Sisters Corinne and Zara Grayson live simple lives in Montana, but the serenity they’ve enjoyed is soon thrown into chaos when their father chooses his career over fatherhood and dashes their hopes and dreams in an instant.

Corinne, the ever-conscientious student, struggles to focus on her studies while she fights to remain in her older sister’s care.

Zara must forgo her dream of winning a Grand Slam tournament and find part-time work, hopeful she can keep Child Protective Services at bay.

Follow the story of these beloved sisters as they are forced to juggle the difficulties of life on their own, while navigating very real teenage issues, and ultimately, discovering what it means to love unconditionally, live in their truths, and not let setbacks and obstacles cloud their judgment.

When faced with the best option to secure their futures, will these sisters make the ultimate sacrifice for the greater good?

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