Livia Andersen was a woman who held her family together with a quiet smile and an iron will. It’s only been a few months since her death and the four children she leaves behind still grapple with the shifting changes in their lives now that she’s gone. But they are not alone in their grief. And secrets she kept carefully guarded for years have been revealed. Noah Andersen is the oldest of Livia Andersen’s children. His mother’s decision to keep her involvement with his first wife a secret for years after their divorce is still something he is trying to come to terms with. Not that she did so but because of her reasons that he is only now finding out about.Now, not even a week after learning why his mother felt compelled to keep such a huge secret from him, Noah is again making the long drive to his sister’s home. Once there, in only be a matter of days he will again come face to face with his first wife, a woman he hasn’t seen in over twenty years. And he wonders after all the numerous mistakes he made that tore them apart if she’ll be willing to give him the chance he doesn’t deserve.The Andersen Saga is a story of family. It is a story about joy and loss, hope and sorrow, betrayal and regrets, unconditional forgiveness, high expectations, and unwavering loyalty. It reminds that at the heart of who we are is the family we come from, the family who stands behind and beside us and at times against us. And who we become isn’t just a result of those still with us but those too that we’ve lost along the way. It is about the twist and turns every family deals with, the conflicts from within, and the never ending desire for acceptance and respect.Forgiven is the eighth book in the ongoing Andersen Family Saga. Other books in the Andersen Family Saga include Betrayal, Resolute, Broken, Found, Choices, Regrets, and Remember.The Andersen Family Saga is a series of novellas, classified by Amazon as Short Reads. If you love sitting down with a novella style book you will enjoy the Andersen Family Saga series. These books fall between the forty-five minute to two hours reading time category of Amazon “Short Reads.”
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