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The Heartland Daniel P. Coughlin

The Heartland

Daniel P. Coughlin

Published January 2nd 2014
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Kindle Edition
242 pages
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 About the Book 

It’s the 90’s.Clinton. Peacetime.And Patrick Welch has life all figured out. The last of his high school life is easy because the Marines don’t require a four point GPA, just a diploma. Now that he’s finally won the heart of the girl he loves,MoreIt’s the 90’s.Clinton. Peacetime.And Patrick Welch has life all figured out. The last of his high school life is easy because the Marines don’t require a four point GPA, just a diploma. Now that he’s finally won the heart of the girl he loves, Brenda Olson—life couldn’t be any better. But all of that changes after a tragic car accident. In grief, Pat takes to the high life and suddenly his future and easy escape from the small town of Riverville, Wisconsin starts to look grim.Pat’s world begins to lose its luster and excitement. He makes an abundance of poor choices and as a result loses Brenda. His attendance at school deteriorates and so does his chance of graduating and entry into the service.Although his struggles won’t let up, Pat fights to regain the trust of his friends and escape town. With opportunity to escape slamming shut, Pat must dig deep within himself in order to straighten his path and win back the woman he loves. Throughout his journey, he discovers his capacity for love, friendship and the human spirit.