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The Cameo

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Captain James Marsh returns from Asia after World War II and leases a house in the English countryside. A mysterious cameo is found and his search for the owner leads to a story of romance in 19th century Italy. The young English heroine's ideas of love and religious values are challenged.
Paperback, 164 pages
Published April 17th 2011 by Createspace
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Paula Hrbacek
Apr 30, 2012 Paula Hrbacek rated it really liked it
Four and a half stars


Many people are leery of buying self published books because they are typically full of errors and mistakes. The Cameo is an exception to the rule. It is nicely plotted, flows along smoothly and is pleasant to read.
James Marsh is living in England after WWII when he finds a brooch hidden on a window sill in his rented house. The owner of the house claims that it belongs to him, and they meet with his lawyer to discuss the issue. The lawyer points out that according to the la
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Bonnie Way
Apr 30, 2012 Bonnie Way rated it really liked it
Lorraine Shelstad's novel The Cameo is a charming historical romance. I enjoyed this "armchair tour" of Italy along with Claire and identified with Claire's questions about the Catholic Church. See my complete review at Suite 101.com.
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Medical Laboratory Technology - Regina College, Regina and St. Paul's Hospital,Saskatoon, SK.

Toronto Bible College BRE, 1968

Overseas Missionary Fellowship at Saiburi Christian Hospital, Thailand 1970-1984

Calgary Laboratory Services, Calgary, AB 1984-2000

University of Calgary BA (Linguistics)
1989

University of Calgary MA (Linguistics)
1991

Became a full member of the Roman Catholic Church in Calgary,
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