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Unexpected Love and Other Stories

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A collection of short stories about living life and relationships: what luck really is, love lost, love found, a single dad raising a daughter, a writer finding himself and a young woman losing herself--an unforgettable cast of characters trying to make sense of life.
Paperback, 156 pages
Published April 7th 2011 by Createspace
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R.G. Phelps
Jun 20, 2016 R.G. Phelps rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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I have read "Unexpected Love & Other Stories" finding a group of short stories that were unexpectedly good. This series of short stories had variety and several had unexpected conclusions. The last story - Unexpected Love - shows an empathy for a child that was refreshing. The author accomplished the development of a love for a child, showing how the little things a child will do in their development that establishes them as unique little humans with their own characteristics and abilities. ...more
Danielle
Nov 09, 2011 Danielle rated it really liked it
Stories about love....hmmm. This could be boring. However, this was not! Nor are the stories all about romantic love. It's about love in many different forms. The love between a father and a daughter, best friends, a caregiver and child, even love that is not returned are all types of love included in this collection. I loved it!
Angela Grand
Jul 30, 2013 Angela Grand rated it liked it
All short stories were easy to read. I am not a person who likes sad stories, so some of them I could have done with out. I am the who always likes a good happy ending. Good book.
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I loved all the short stories.
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I lived most of my life in Southern California. I am a retired lawyer who reinvented himself as an author. I moved to Boston in March 2007, where I stayed until spring of 2010. I loved it -- great city. From Boston, at the age of 69, I moved to Paris for a year. I now live in St. Marys, Georgia.
I have written five books: "Retirement: A Memoir and Guide; "Digging Deep:
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