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Irreconcilable Differences 'til death do us part by Ronnie C. Dawson
"This debut novel of the CEO of Broken Bars Publishing, Author Ronnie C Dawson, is a wonderful read! Although the beginning was a little slow moving, I continued to read and was pleasantly surprised that the husband of Mia (the main character) was..." Read more of this review »
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Bellman & Black by Diane Setterfield
Bellman & Black
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Ms. Setterfield writes fluidly without hesitation or breaks in thought. Her work is poetic, and her descriptions of people, places, events sears the souls of her readers. I could feel my own presence at every characters' demise beginning with the roo ...more
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