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Monique Domovitch

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in Hearst Ontario, a tiny town nobody ever heard of., Canada
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Monique Domovitch was born the first in a family of ten children in a small town in Northern Ontario, and maintains to this day that she was not harmed by the experience.
She attended The Sacred Heart Convent, a boarding school where she learned to keep her hands folded neatly in her lap and to smile vaguely when people use profane language around her.
Her first job was as a fashion model, and she is credited with the invention of the famous pouty pose that is now used by top models everywhere.
She has turned thirty nine again this year and pledges to do it again next year.
Just like everybody else in the world, she is working on a new novel, this one, her fourth.

Time has flown by once again. Since my last post, I spent the better part of my time editing. For anybody interested, that is what the real life of a published author is all about–editing, editing and still more editing.

Whenever a manuscript is sent in to a publisher, the first thing they do is have it read by a few editiors, at least two and more often, three. This first read is for what is ca... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.81 · 209 ratings · 83 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
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Monique Domovitch Monique Domovitch said: " Good. All of her books are good. This one was just a bit less excellent than some of her previous works. Can I say that...a bit less excellent? "


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Tapestry of Lies by Carol Ann  Martin
"I had read Martin's first book "Looming Murder" and enjoyed it. This one was great also. I like crafting mysteries and always learn something new about the craft while solving the mystery. The female leads are a group of strong women which appeals..." Read more of this review »
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"I love the unusual craft of weaving and looming that is featured in this series. The cast of characters are delightful and the action is fast paced and fun. Cozy mystery lovers will enjoy this sophomore book in the series."
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"Well written; cliffhanger ending."
" I loved If Tomorrow Comes. But of all of Sidney's books, his best by far is Master of the Game. I am a huge fan of his and am told regularly that two ...more"
date: February 06, 2013 12:45AM
location: Carina Press's online blog, online, online, NY, The United States
description: Monique Domovitch will be available for Q&A at Carina press's online blog this Wednesday, February 6th, for the launch of her new murder mystery, Getting Skinny.
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Rogier hi ya

Monique Domovitch That was fast. I just just joined.

message 3: by Naomi

Naomi Hey Monique...Thanks for accepting my friend request. Here is the Author Member Program information for Sisterhood of the Traveling Book. Please let me know if you are still interested and we will get you going!

message 4: by April

April You should join this group and volunteer to do a Q&A. I threw your name out there as a suggestion about a month ago but authors are free to volunteer themselves. Just join, check out the calendar here and contact a moderator with your availability.

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