BOOK LAUNCH: Roselee Blooston - "Trial by Family: A Novel"

Event date: 
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 6:00pm
Event address: 
Oblong Rhinebeck
6422 Montgomery Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572


Part family saga, part legal drama, local author Roselee Blooston's new novel TRIAL BY FAMILY tells a story of need, greed, love, and money!

Roselee BloostonTrial by Family by Roselee Blooston

Alvin Segal, desperate for a little peace, transfers a huge sum to his second wife. His grown children discover that the transaction jeopardizes the entire estate plan. The ensuing inheritance battle goes all the way to a jury trial, transforming everyone involved. TRIAL BY FAMILY combines compelling relationships, dark humor, and intense courtroom drama. Told from multiple points of view, including the wise housekeeper, estranged sisters, and dueling attorneys, the bstory exposes the dark truths about what families leave, inherit, and must let go.

Roselee Blooston is the author of DYING IN DUBAI, a memoir of marriage, mourning and the Middle East (Apprentice House Press, Loyola University MD, 2016), a Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Winner, and an Eric Hoffer Book Award Finalist. Her plays have been produced internationally, and her work published in national magazines and anthologies. She teaches writing and lives in theHudson Valley.

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Dying in Dubai: a memoir of marriage, mourning and the Middle East By Roselee Blooston Cover Image
ISBN: 9781627201155
Availability: Available in our Warehouse: Usually Ships in 3-8 Days
Published: Apprentice House - October 1st, 2016