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The Undertaking of Tess The Resurrection of Tess Blessing
An e-novella An all new novel

"Her Life Ain't Ever Gonna be the Same."

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"A tender yet big-hearted coming-of-age story filled with heartbreak, secrets, and humorous observations of the convoluted adult world through which two young sisters must navigate."
   —Beth Hoffman, New York Times bestselling author of
Looking for Me and Saving CeeCee Honeycutt

"Heart-rending, yet humorous and filled with hope, The Undertaking of Tess is a rare treat from an author who truly knows how to create unforgettable characters. Readers who loved Kagen's Whistling in the Dark, will adore Tess and Birdie in this delightful novella."
   —Sandra Kring, author of the national bestseller, The Book of Bright Ideas

"A bittersweet coming-of-age in the Fifties story that'll have you crying one minute and laughing out loud the next. Kagen's ability to capture children's deepest emotions never fails to impress."
   —Bonnie Shimko, award-winning author of The Private Thoughts of Amelia E. Rye