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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...more


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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Average rating: 3.37 · 318 ratings · 44 reviews · 33 distinct works · Similar authors
Change of Heart
3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 218 ratings — published 2008 — 4 editions
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Crossed Wires
3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 28 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Married While Intoxicated
3.33 of 5 stars 3.33 avg rating — 33 ratings — published 2011 — 3 editions
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Resurrected (Tender Mysteri...
3.2 of 5 stars 3.20 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Resurrected, Restitution
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2012
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Ever So Humble
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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Stolen Son
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Male Fraud
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Montana Match
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2001 — 2 editions
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Beth Hi Fran,
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