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Winter Affair

3.59  ·  Rating Details ·  120 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
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Originally published as WINTER MEETING (1985)


A twilit hush had settled over the cemetery, and the sighing of the wind in the trees and the hiss of falling snow combined to enclose two strangers in a still world.

Leda Bradshaw was visiting the grave of her beloved father. Kyle Reardon
Kindle Edition, 146 pages
Published April 12th 2012 by Gypsy Autumn Publications (first published 1985)
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Jan 10, 2015 Shannon rated it it was amazing
I'm not a writing expert, so when I say that I loved this book, I'm not referring to whatever makes a book a classic. What I can tell you is that it was cleanly written with no noticeable typos, and it was, for me, a fresh take on an old trope. Ex-con shunned by the community meets the proverbial "good girl," and the challenge is making a relationship despite the social mores against it.

This time, however, the girl in question is the daughter of the man the ex-con supposedly inadvertently kille
May 03, 2012 Erin rated it liked it
This was okay, but certainly not a favorite. The story could have been much better if the characters were given more dimension and the story had been drawn out more. As it was, Leda fell completely flat for me and was obnoxiously catty towards Kyle for no apparent reason on several occasions, which I think was a failed attempt to make her more interesting. Didn't work. And Kyle wasn't given enough attention to make me really care much about him, which sucked because it could have been a really h ...more
Dec 05, 2012 Jean rated it it was ok
Very straight forward romance story. Leda is pursuing a career as an actress after completing college and returning to her home town. She falls in love with the man who was accused of causing her father's death. Kyle has paid his debt to society by serving several years in prison. He has returned to town to try and prove his innocence. Leda leaves on tour with an acting group because she finds a memo written by her father that leads her to believe that Kyle really is guilty. Kyle tracks her down ...more
3-12 stars. Pretty good. Takes place before cellphones. :)
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