By Laura Z. Hobson

In the transferring social panorama of the US within the Nineteen Sixties, a mom struggles to understand—and accept—her son’s homosexuality

Tessa Lynn considers herself self reliant and innovative, a liberated lady of the Sixties. And but, while she gets a letter from her youngest son, Jeff, informing her that he's homosexual, Tessa is distraught. At a time whilst homosexuality is thought of as a psychological ailment, she struggles with how top to be a father or mother to a homosexual son—and how you can shield her kinfolk from the prejudices of the era.

Elegant and subtly drawn, Consenting Adult is a gorgeous tribute to familial bonds, and a sympathetic portrait of a mom whose most sensible intentions are frequently clouded by way of the stereotypes of her time.

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