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Fran Shaff

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Just about all of us want to get away from the demands of everyday life from time to time. Unfortunately, most of us don’t have the luxury of being able to take off to some new, exciting place whenever we feel the urge--unless we like to read.

A book can take us anywhere we’d like to go. For readers who enjoy living vicariously in pastimes or in modern times Fran Shaff provides a great escape in the more than twenty novels she’s published over the years. Fran’s fictional books have won awards from readers, reviewers and fellow authors, and her non-fiction has been acknowledged in this way too.

Love is the main focus of all of Fran’s books, whether they’re contemporary or historical, serious or humorous, written for adults or teens. Love betwe
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The streets of eastern US cities were populated with thousands of homeless children in the Nineteenth Century. Imagine the misery of those little souls--starving, cold, living without love or dignity, being taken advantage of by heartless adults. Their suffering had to be more than any of us living in our comfortable homes in the Twentieth-First Century could imagine.

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Published on July 29, 2013 09:49 • 114 views • Tags: children-s-literature, historical-novel, middle-readers, orphan-trains, young-adult-literature
Average rating: 3.33 · 460 ratings · 51 reviews · 35 distinct works · Similar authors
Change of Heart

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Married While Intoxicated

3.31 avg rating — 65 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Crossed Wires

3.37 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Resurrected (Tender Mysteri...

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Ever So Humble

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Resurrected, Restitution

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Montana Match

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Stolen Son

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Love Trap, The

3.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2003
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Male Fraud

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Beth Hi Fran,
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