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Tonya Kappes

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Tonya has written over 15 novels and 4 novellas, all of which have graced numerous bestseller lists including USA Today. Best known for stories charged with emotion and humor, and filled with flawed characters, her novels have garnered reader praise and glowing critical reviews. She lives with her husband, three teenage boys, two very spoiled schnauzers and one ex-stray cats in northern Kentucky and grew up in Nicholasville. Now that her boys are teenagers, Tonya writes full time but can be found at all of her guys high school games with a pencil and paper in hand.
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A Charming Crime by Tonya Kappes
"This book is the first of a series. It is easy and fun reading, the story development nice and holds promise for the next books in the series.

The writing is witty and funny, the characters are quirky and eccentric.

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"A Charming Crime by Tonya Kappes a 2012 publication.
June Heal and her cat, Mr. Price Charming are squeaking out a living selling homeopathic cures at the flea market. Her mother mixed the cures herself until her untimely death. Now both of June's..." Read more of this review »
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"A Charming Read!! This book grabs you from the first page as you go along with June trying to figure out this interesting new town. A perfect cozy mystery. "
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“Darla never kept any keepsakes. She said that the memories I needed to keep were the ones in my head.”
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“Darla never kept any keepsakes. She said that the memories I needed to keep were the ones in my head.”
Tonya Kappes, A Charming Cure

“A man without conscience is but a poor creature...”
James Fenimore Cooper, Pathfinder; or, the inland sea

“There are too many books I haven’t read, too many places I haven’t seen, too many memories I haven’t kept long enough.”
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message 6: by Toni

Toni Tonya! Help! I lost my invite to Charlotte in August and I want to attend. I live in Charlotte and in Mississippi but I'll be in Charlotte that very week so I want to come. How do I find that invite again?

message 5: by Simon

Simon Thanks for looking me up, Tonya.

Maureen Mullis Hi Tonya! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!

Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend

message 2: by James

James Piper Thanks Tonya for accepting my friendship request.

All the best,
James Piper

message 1: by Beth

Beth Hi Tonya,
Thanks for befriending this mystery author on Goodreads! I hope you will put my books, A Real Basket Case, To Hell in a Handbasket, and the recently released Deadly Currents, on your to-read list. If you'd like to enter a contest for free mystery books, sign up for my email newsletter at: .
- Beth

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