Carmen Westberg

Carmen Westberg grew up in Moscow, Idaho, where she lived until she moved to Boise with her husband Larry in 1968. Westberg earned an accounting degree from Boise State University and worked for the state of Idaho as an auditor and an agency bureau chief until 1999. She and her husband currently spend their time between their homes in Boise and Tucson, where they enjoy golfing, hiking, spending time with family and socializing with their friends.

"Dear Jeff" is Westberg's first book.

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Dear Jeff
Memoir / Essays / Creative Nonfiction
River Grove Books
April 2019
ISBN 9781632992215
198 pages
The author will make this book available for sale at the Author Pavilion during the Festival.

In Dear Jeff: A Mother's Reflections and Responses Throughout a Family Tragedy, Carmen Westberg shares the heartbreaking story of her son, Jeff, who received a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in a farming accident at the age of 14. More/less

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