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The Ghost and Mr. Moore

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When a famous child actor, Dexter Moore, leaves Hollywood and moves to Provincetown, MA, with his daughter and his longtime housekeeper, he doesn't expect to find that his new house is haunted. And especially not with the ghost of a strong, virile young sea captain who looks like Hugh Jackman and makes love like no other living man Dexter has known.
But Dexter must deal wi
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ebook, 191 pages
Published October 22nd 2009 by Ravenous Romance
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Felicia (Ferishia)
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Michael
I really, really wanted to like this book. I read the summary that was provided here at GoodReads and liked the premise: Single gay dad, ghost, romance, small town politics, rebuilding a life. It had potential. The problem is that the summary told the whole story. Dexter, the main character, leaves Hollywood with his daughter and heads to the east coast. He buys a beautiful home that is haunted, meets a local that gets him involved in a local political issue, his ex-bf loses his money and Dexter ...more
A.B. Gayle
Dec 28, 2011 A.B. Gayle rated it it was amazing
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I took a while to get to know and like Dexter, but once I did I really liked this book. Maybe because I liked the original concept so much. Who wouldn't? The book is great for a number of reasons. The sex is hot. The Captain is suitably the perfect stud, and Dexter, the ex-child actor narrator has a delightful turn of bitchiness, especially when describing other people and their clothes. Here's a couple of great examples:
Fred must have been about ten years younger. He had darker hair with grayin
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Heather
Oct 28, 2015 Heather rated it really liked it
As I love the movie The Ghost and Mrs. Muir, I was intrigued after reading the blurb for The Ghost and Mr. Moore. I was not disappointed. This is a great story, tongue-in-cheek at times, serious at others, but entertaining all the way through. A ghost story set around love and determination to make it work even when everything seems impossible. A fun read from beginning to end.
Shanna
Sep 08, 2010 Shanna rated it it was ok
I did not find this book remotely romantic. I've read other books where there's a romance with a ghost that were very romantic. This book wasn't one of them. I just found the main character, Dexter pathetic and desperate. I found captain Lang creepy and under developed. The only redeeming characters in the book were the secondary ones, I loved Brighton and Marion. I just couldn't buy that Dexter was passing over chances for a normal healthy relationship for a ghostly obsessive one. Even the 'hap ...more
Denicemarcell
fun quick read. only a couple of quibbles
1. proofreading in the beginning missed a few misnames--Dexter is referred to as Michael
2.personally i don't think enough time was allowed to drive from P'town to Logan Airport but thats me or it could have been made clearer how early they had to get up to be there to allow enough time for TSA and their procedures.
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