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Daniel Asa Rose

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Author of "LARRY'S KIDNEY: Being the True Story of How I Found Myself in China With my Black Sheep Cousin and his Mail-Order Bride, Skirting the Law to Get Him a Transplant ... and Save His Life" (Morrow). Called A satisfying, hysterical page-turner that will captivate fans of travel writing and family narratives, with special interest for anyone who's helped a love one through serious illness. Publishers Weekly (starred review) "

ok, you can see me talking about the predicament larry and i found ourselves in. the video trailer is attached here somewhere ... (still learning how to navigate)
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Published on May 08, 2009 09:34 • 283 views
Average rating: 3.32 · 388 ratings · 79 reviews · 7 distinct works · Similar authors
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she deserves credit for tracking down every piece of her story, but an editor should have convinced her not to share each and every detail with us. needed stronger editorial hand.
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Rosemary Your adventures--and book about them--sound amazing! Glad you made it back to your boys, books, and chocolate.


Melody Hi Daniel...nice to meet you ...your book sounds like a great read...I'll have to check it out.


Daniel Rose thank you, melody. thank you, rosemanry. i love the idea that people i've never met in person will soon have a chance to share the adventure with me. books make that possible!


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Beth Hi Daniel,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Goodreads author. You book sounds really interesting.
- Beth


Daniel Rose thanks, beth. let me know what you think!


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Sanaz Hi Daniel,

Thanks for the friend request.

Good Luck,
Sanaz



message 8: by Jesse

Jesse Hanson Namaste Daniel,
Appreciate your adding me to your friends list here. All of your books seem to be about interesting subjects. I wish you much success and well-being. I hope you won't mind my asking you to take a look at my spiritual fiction offering, Song of George: Portrait of an Unlikely Holy Man. jesse s. hanson


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