A riveting tale of psychological suspense about a woman who finds herself
in an impossible situation
Lured by the hope of a better life for herself and her son, Celeste Vanek must
deal with the emotional and physical resistance of her compulsive gambler
husband when she asks for a divorce. Though she hopes she is on the verge of
making a clean break, her husband demands his family back, and things get
violent. Jake Atwood, who witnesses the shocking scene between Celeste and her
husband, struggles with his own emotional and ethical issues while attempting to
help Celeste escape her marriage. At the same time, Jake is involved with Sara, a
married and childless police detective who has a private agenda to pursue when a
crime is committed that links all of these characters together and changes their
lives forever. With heart-pounding suspense and brilliant psychological insight,
CLEAN BREAK will leave readers breathless.
About the Author
David Klein was a Professor Emeritus of social sciences and human development at Michigan State University. Previous books he co-authored include The Handbook to Wills, Funerals, and Probate and Protecting your Money: The Essential Guide to Personal Finance and Estate Planning for Gay and Lesbian Couples and Individuals.