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If someone you loved died and left behind an unfinished novel, would you try and finish it?

Curtis Toomb never finished his first shot at glory; it had a beginning and an ending, all it lacked was a middle. He gave up, wrote other things, died. After discovering notebooks containing the oft started but never finished middle section his young widow, Lily, attempts to put the
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Paperback, 254 pages
Published October 5th 2013 by CreateSpace
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Joanne
Sep 13, 2013 Joanne rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I got this book free from the author, Michael Weir on Smashwords with the exchange of an honest review. this book is one of it's kind. its raw, its fresh, its definitely a book for an indi writer. I like the rawness and freshness of this work. The plot is creative. It is a book that you need to focus on. it can be quite confusing, but ones you grab hold of the idea, it turn out to be quite an interesting read. Over all, for an indi writer's first book, it definitely have lots to offer to ...more
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What did I think? Weir used big fat crayons (mostly dark ones) to color outside the lines, and in the process, he managed to spin a story different from anything I've ever read. Although I wouldn't want a steady diet of books like this, I found this one to be refreshing and thought-provoking. (Kinda like watching an Edward Albee play.)

Right upfront, readers are warned that part of the story they're about to read was written by an inexperienced writer with good intentions. (i.e. a widow determine
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The story is interesting. It does get a bit repetitive in the last part. But the writing is compelling and evocative enough to keep you reading.
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