Truth Be Told

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Simon and Schuster, Nov 1, 2007 - Fiction - 464 pages
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The author of Essence bestsellers Temptation and Joy returns with a story about one woman's personal and spiritual journey to overcome the consequences of her husband's dark secret.
Grace Monroe has the ideal life: a devoted husband, adoring daughters, and a booming career in politics. Newly elected on a Christian platform to the Los Angeles city council, she is determined to put her mistakes behind her and focus on her bright future. But when a secret from her husband's past is revealed, setting off a chain of attacks that threaten to rip her family apart, Grace must face a dilemma that will force her to question her life and her faith.

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Two sisters traveling very different paths in life rediscover the importance of faith and family. Murray, an assistant editor at Black Issues Book Review and the author of Temptation, lives in Inglewood, CA. ... Read full review

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Finished it and loved it. The book was well set up and it had a great twist towards the end! The details made it seem so real! A+

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About the author (2007)

Victoria Christopher Murray is the author of more than twenty novels including: The Ex Files, Lady Jasmine, The Deal, the Dance, and the Devil, and Stand Your Ground which was named a Library Journal Best Book of the Year. Winner of the African American Literary Award for Fiction and Author of the Year (Female), Murray is also a two-time NAACP Image Award Nominee for Outstanding Fiction. She splits her time between Los Angeles and Washington, DC. Visit her website at

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