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Genevieve Gastineau is a reporter for a newspaper in a small town in Wyoming. With its circulation dwindling, Genevieve is desperate for a good story. When she hears about a reclusive mountain woman, she realizes her chance.

Graham Sheridan needs her seclusion for a multitude of reasons, none of which she wants to impart on the intrusive, tenacious reporter.

Was it fate that
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Published April 2011 by Intaglio Publications
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Jodie Atkinson
Dec 19, 2013 Jodie Atkinson rated it really liked it
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Fired from The New York Times, Gennie Gastineau is now a reporter for a small town newspaper in Wyoming. She feels the need for redemption and thinks she just may find it with her new story. She's on the trail of a mysterious mountain woman, Graham Sheridan, who's remained isolated for over twenty years. She can't really remember where or when she first heard of her, but Gennie's determined to track her down for the story, even if it means she has to lie and trespass to get it.

Getting the story
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susan
Dec 02, 2016 susan rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
My first

Many many years ago this book was my first lesbian fiction book I ever read. I never did a review of the book. I really loved the storyline of a woman lost and a woman that who has never loved. Watching them come together is unbelievable. The banner between the two women was funny. I would recommend this book.
Estelle
Nov 28, 2012 Estelle rated it liked it
Its unusual, to say the least. Got lost in the beginning, still dont get some of the parts. I dont really appreciate the whole back and forth story-telling/flashbacks, the intention was unclear, dont follow the story at some point.

Nonetheless, I find the storyline between Gennie and Graham extremely cute. Graham being the whole 'robotic' virgin, Gennie wanting to teach her into the world outside the mountain.

I dont care much about the whole evil twin, Omega. The part where Omega came in, was a
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D. Leigh
Sep 06, 2011 D. Leigh rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I've always been lukewarm about Kate's popular detective series, but I love her vampire series and adore her standalone romances. I loved this one, too. Being a career journalist, I found the backstory on her journalist character a bit of a stretch, but didn't mind it because I loved the romance and setting. When it comes to romance novels, my favorite genre, I have a handful of authors I'll buy even without reading the cover blurb. Kate is one of them. This one is definitely on my "read again" ...more
Morgan
May 07, 2013 Morgan rated it it was ok
Shelves: lesbian
The story took a LONG time to really get going, and was rambling at times with details that didn't quite make sense. When the"villain" is finally introduced, they are just so over the top and scenery-chewing.
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Kate Sweeney was the 2007 recipient of the Golden Crown Literary Society award for Debut Author for She Waits, the first in the Kate Ryan Mystery series, which was also nominated for the Lambda Literary Society award for Lesbian Mystery.

The second in the series, A Nice Clean Murder, was nominated the Lambda this year for Lesbian Mystery, and is a nominee for GCLS award in the Mystery category. He
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