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Book Excerpt | Finding Courage and Purpose in A LIFE, FREED

Tracy Hewitt Meyer returns with the conclusion of her Rowan Slone series, A Life, Freed. Check out the post below for an exclusive sneak peek into the last leg of Rowan’s journey before A Life, Freed releases on November 11th, 2021!


The riveting conclusion to Rowan’s powerful story explores the power of friendship, love, and the belief in oneself.


Rowan Slone is settling into her first semester at college. On her own for the first time, she’s enjoying her work at the animal shelter, and she’s finally feeling in control of her life.

But the past is back. When her old boyfriend texts out of nowhere, Rowan starts to feel that familiar fear that her life is about to be turned upside down—and not in a good way. Her mother’s new psychiatrist wants Rowan involved in her therapy even though Rowan wants nothing to do with her.

When tensions begin to arise between her and best friend, Jess, who is struggling being a new mother, Rowan becomes confused and angry at her friend who is leaving her to pick up the childcare slack.

It’s time for Rowan to finally deal with her past. Will soul-searching help her achieve that elusive sense of peace and family she’s always craved or will the pain of the past prove too great?


“a deeply-felt story…[that] is a reminder that despite the trials we face in life, with hope and perseverance, life will become better eventually.”

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Excerpt from A Life, Freed


A Life, Freed Releases on November 11th, 2021!
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About the Author:

Tracy Hewitt Meyer is the award-winning young adult author of the Rowan Slone novels and The Reformation of Marli Meade. Much of her work centers around the challenges teenagers face, and she has tackled the tough topics of teen pregnancy, self-harm, and domestic violence. She holds a B.A. in English and a Master of Social Work. When not writing, she works as a mental health therapist for adults and couples.

She lives in Virginia with her family and beloved pets where she is currently working on her new novel.

If you’d like more ways to keep up with Tracy, you can visit her website or follow her on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.

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