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3.75  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  2 Reviews
Tom is a middle-aged man who works in downtown Portland, Oregon. His wife is killed suddenly when her car is hit by a drunk driver. Tom goes into a period of isolation for almost two years; his life sinks into a time of grayness and gloom. Then, a bright light named Erika comes into his life. She is a dazzling young woman who he meets, quite by accident, at the coffee shop ...more
Paperback, 300 pages
Published September 22nd 2009 by Trafford Publishing
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Nov 02, 2009 Annemarie rated it really liked it
Recommended to Annemarie by: Scott Messel
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Oct 24, 2009 Rachel Messel rated it liked it
Recommends it for: my friends and family
Recommended to Rachel by: The author himself
This love story was an endearing read. If you have ever been to Portland, Oregon and fallen in love with the city--this book immerses you in those memories. It only give subtle hints that it is written 'reflectively' and it all wraps up with a "sunbreak" in the last couple of pages.
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Greg Messel has spent most of his adult life interested in writing, including a career in the newspaper business. He won a Wyoming Press Association Award as a columnist and has contributed articles to various magazines. Greg lives in Edmonds, Washington on Puget Sound with his wife Jean DeFond.
Greg has written nine novels. His latest is "Cable Car Mystery" which is the sixth in a series of myster
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