Author: Shelia Peele-Miller 


In Sheila Peele-Miller's debut novel, 'Painted Picture' we met gold-digging Terese, the root of her son, Derek's, evil. In Miller's sophomore project, 'Daylight Coming', we are introduced to Leola Borge- a pillar of the Evanston community, a highly celebrated member of Holy Hill Baptist Church - and her youngest daughter's worst nightmare. Leola has despised her daughter, Nicole, from the moment of conception. So much that Leola forces her to marry Jeff Kingston right out of high school. A man not much better than a plantation owner. Bound to too many years of Leola and Jeff knocking her down every time she tries to get up, sweet freedom rings for Nicole when two old friends move back to town. Both introduce her to a world she never knew. But neither are fully aware of how vicious Jeff and Leola can be. Or why they would rather see Nicole dead than happy.

Daylight Coming

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