Tess Brancyk is a young mother of two who seems to have an idyllic life. But hidden within her family is a secret that threatens to destroy everything she holds dear. Is Tess losing her grip on reality, or could her husband Mark be manipulating everything around her for his own dark purpose? Fear and lies become a way of life until finally, she must tear her family apart in order to survive.
But what if "the worst that could happen" is the beginning of a journey into true love and happiness? In the process, Tess must question her judgment, her beliefs and her very identity. In From the Cold is an honest and moving story of hope and self-discovery.
Rose Robbins is an author and musician from the Pacific Northwest. She has written three non-fiction books and heads a mentoring program for women who have escaped abusive relationships. Ms. Robbins has a perfectly nice office, but finds her work flourishes in noisy coffee shops. She is married and has a large family.