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Roy Murry

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Born
in Lowell, Massachusetts, The United States
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Ralph Waldo Emerson; Mark Twain

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I am the author of a non-fiction true crime thriller The Audubon Caper, an adult romance fiction The Three Wives of Don Quixote Smith, a drama Homeless in Homestead, a commentary Sixty Days to the End of the USA as We Know it, and the poetry chapbook In the Clouds.

I am Father and grandfather. As a Green Beret Operation & Intelligence Specialist in the Vietnam War, I received a Bronze Star for Meritorious Achievement. Returning home in 1971, I went to Bentley College and graduated with a B.S. in Business with a minor in English.

In college, I became president of PDE, the Honorary Journalism Society, and editor-in-chief of the Yearbook two years in a row, '73 and '74.

My first book The Audubon Cape, published by Black Rose Writing was penn
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The Three Wives of Don Quixote Smith (Romance)
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Description: The Three Wives of Don Quixote Smith is the story of how three women used the individual skills to reach their goal. They all reach their goals and pay dearly for them. From the wives point of view, you’ll understand why they did what they did in wooing Don Quixote Smith. Their adventures have surprising endings.
The Audubon Caper (Biographies & Memoirs)
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Description: The Untold Story of the Theft of an American Treasure. A True Crime story of the theft of John James Audubon's prints from Key West, Florida in 1977.

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In all professions, everyone needs to earn their stripes before being able to sit down at the big boy's table. Resumed Innocent's protagonist attorney Samantha is a novice practicing criminal lawy
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The mind's psyche is a cruel place. Once the love of a person gets in it, love stays. If that lover dies, the thought of that person is hard to replace and becomes an interference in any n
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Ivy Bloom moves back home to open a bookstore with her sister. The mansion is the backdrop for some strange murders that interrupt the opening of a store that has r
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Augusta and Lindsay come from two different worlds. Augusta born and bred in Beauchemin, a small Rhode Island town, and Lindsay, a historian, who resides in Boston, Massachusetts, cross paths because of Beauchemin's French Canadian historical past.

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In the last hundred years or so, the world has gone from a one-prop airplane to fly into space; machinery has taken over work people did; and one-day social functions may be taken over by AI, Artificial Intelligence or mostly known as Robots. These e ...more
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'Life is not fair' and 'You can't pick your parents,' are saying that have been used for centuries. They are apropos for the dramatic love story that keeps the reader wondering how the human race can believe what they do.

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Roy Murry I don't come here much, but thank you.


Martha Perez Happy to be connecting with you Roy :)
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Roy Murry TYVM, but I'll pass for now.


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