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Barbara Nelson
Summer of Rescue

Original Airdate: July 20, 1994


About the Author

Barbara Nelson is a fiction writer who completed her Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing at Arizona State University in 1991. She is a teacher and long-time provider of literary projects, and has taught a variety of graduate and undergraduate courses in creative writing at Arizona State University, Phoenix College and Scottsdale Community College. She has been the originator and presenter of a variety of literary workshops for more than 20 years and has developed a series of Directed Personal Writing workshops offered through the Writer’s Voice. She also holds a degree in social work and has counseled in family services.


About this Book

In the summer of her 40th year, Claire finds herself tempted by the romantic entreaties of a younger man, attempting to guide her daughter toward adulthood, and confronting the memories of the death of her son so many years before.