"It doesn't have to take a lifetime to find your mountain within." A Mountain Within is based on a true American story about a dysfunctional family who finds room in their hearts for love and forgiveness. The story reminds us that we have each other to help and support making rough roads in life more approachable. This novel takes us on a journey outside of our hometowns, just down the street and around the corner. The love and pains that the Lores have experienced will change your emotions from laughter to tears. You will love the warmth of the characters helping you to understand and appreciate the special people in your life. The story gives us the opportunity to find our own mountain within as we discern and deal with the positives and the negatives in each of our lives.