The Rage Within
Jacob Rekowski, aka Jake was the youngest of 5 children. His father was abusive, an alcoholic and in and out of prison. Jake's mom, Stella, just wanted the best for her children. She did what she needed to provide for them, where their father fell short.
Jake was caught stealing apples from a local farmer. The farmer didn't call the police but instead gave him a job. This is where he meets Fran the framer's daughter. Jake had his first crush on a older women. When Fran goes away to school Jake must accept and adjust.
Thru the years Jake learned to adjust to his life an new job. He soon become a money collector for many businesses in town. Jake's life is just beginning. We see how Jake learns to deal with life throws at him and revenge when they throw him lemons !
At some point Jake's life has to change for the better ! After a stint in prison and near death car accident, he knows he must change. The next chapter will be a heart wrenching lesson for Jake but one he earned.
This was a great book ! I feel in love with Jake and his adventure in life. I found myself crying more than laughing. This is one that is filled with blackmail, love, deceit, revenge and yep you got it, MURDER. Grab a blanket and make your self comfy its going to be a wild long ride.