Vicky Burkholder

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Vicky is currently semi-retired. Her career includes work as a technical writer/editor, a stringer for a local newspaper, and an editor and copy editor for e-publishers. At various times in her life, she has been a teacher, a secretary, a short-order cook, a computer specialist, a DJ, and a librarian. She’s married to the most supportive guy in the universe and together they raised four great kids and now have five grandkids. She has a bachelor's degree in education and a master's in library science and loves all things books.

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Vicky Burkholder I write something else. Something different. Something that is so far away from what I'm stuck on that it often jogs my brain into rethinking the…moreI write something else. Something different. Something that is so far away from what I'm stuck on that it often jogs my brain into rethinking the original. (less)
Vicky Burkholder I get to create new worlds and people and things to populate those worlds. What isn't amazing about creating your own universe? :)
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Who's Your Alpha?

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The Shape of Love

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Danger on Xy-One

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Akashan'te

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2007 — 3 editions
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Prime Time

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Lovin' the Odds

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Revenge Among the Stars

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Finders Keepers

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I’m reading a book by an author I love – wait, let me amend that – I love her books, her…not so much. I have met her. She comes off as a snob and I’ve seen her snub fans in person, including young teens who really don’t need that kind of attitude from an idol. And no, I won’t tell you her name – not setting myself up for a lawsuit. But while I may not personally like her, I do like her writing.... Read more of this blog post »
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Lose Your Belly Fat Cookbook by Alix Turoff MS RD CDN CPT
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This book is broken down into sections that include basic information, a 14-day jump-start plan, and recipes sorted by meals (breakfasts, smoothies, snacks, salads, sandwiches, mains, desserts, etc.). Under the basic or beginning information, there’s ...more
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Potions Are for Pushovers
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This is the second in a series. In this one, Ellie has moved to a small village in Sussex, England and taken up residence in a cottage near the castle where her love interest, Nicholas, lives. Supporting herself as a witch, she’s not very popular in ...more
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The Anti-Inflammatory Diet One-Pot Cookbook by Ana Reisdorf MS RD
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The recipes are easy, quick with times from 15 minutes to 1 hour, and include a nice selection with clear instructions. The majority of the ingredients can be found easily at most markets, though some—like jicama, pecorino cheese—not. I will also not ...more
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A Study in Murder by Callie Hutton
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This is a murder mystery set in 1890 and is the first book in the A Victorian Book Club Mystery series by Callie Hutton. The main character, Lady Amy Lovell, is an author of mystery novels and her father, who disapproves of this, gets her to agree to ...more
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Cast Iron Alibi by Victoria Hamilton
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This is the ninth book in the “A Vintage Kitchen” series, but it’s the first one I read. There’s a cast of characters list at the beginning that provided enough detail to let you know who’s who so it can be read as a stand-alone. It’s set in upper Mi ...more
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In Love by Christmas by Cari Lynn Webb
In Love by Christmas
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This is a sweet Christmas romance from Harlequin with all the standard tropes you expect from one of their stories, which is not a bad thing. Theo is a handsome businessman who is all about profits. His sister Arianna is planning her perfect winter w ...more
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Murder Beach by Rena Leith
Murder Beach
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This is the first of a series, but the second book I read in the series and I strongly suggest anyone who reads them to start with this one. The second one makes much more sense then!

It’s a cute cozy mystery with a ghost (Doris) who wants her murder
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Kris Neri Thanks for adding this mystery & paranormal author, Vicky. We like lots of the same authors, so I'm looking forward to reading your reviews.

Kris

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Natasha Thank you for connecting with me, Its so good to have another book lover as a goodreads friend. I look forward to sharing my love of books with you. Please check out my book blog "Paranormal Goddess [Book Blog]", if you haven't already. -♥-


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