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M.M. Mayle

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Flint, Michigan, The United States




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I was an autodidact before I knew what the word meant. That approach allowed me to pursue any number of occupations before limiting the field to writing. But I firmly believe the thirty or so years spent on other pursuits as diverse as animal husbandry and real estate sales, brought something extra to my writing. The same can be said for having relocated eleven times; the culture shock attendant to a move from the Midwest to suburban New Jersey marked me for life. So did a return to Detroit after a long absence that saw the city rendered unrecognizable. These experiences also colored my writing, as did extensive travel within the US and on five continents.

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Average rating: 4.29 · 24 ratings · 12 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
Revenant Rising (Second Cha...
4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2011
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4.43 of 5 stars 4.43 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Second Chances (3 books)
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The second book in the Second Chances trilogy follows the storyline from Revenant Rising without a break. A major scene change, some new characters and more emphasis on some of the old characters keep the story going at...more
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After reading the first book ("Revenant Rising") of the "Second Chances Trilogy" I could perceive that Book 2 "Resurgence", was going to be equally riveting and it is. I wanted to know what happens to not only the m...more
date: August 02, 2013 12:00PM
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description: All three books of the Second Chances Trilogy are available free in Kindle format starting midnight Friday, 8/2 and ending midnight Sunday, 8/4. Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy an uninterrupted read of a spellbinding tale of romance, revenge, and redemption.
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"Please send me a map because I failed to find a coherent story within all that jumping back and forth. And I could have skipped the endless parenthese...more "
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The title of David Sedaris’s new book made me think I might be opening another bestiary---the less said about that the better---but much to my delight “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls” contained all the drollery, sophisticated snarke...more
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