Maida Malby

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With a poet for a grandfather, a short-story writer/teacher for a mother, and a voracious reader for a father, Maida's new career as a writer is a natural fit.

Spouse to a USAF Veteran and mother to a kid who loves Texas and Super Mario, Maida writes multicultural contemporary romances set all over the world. At some point in her life, Maida has lived and worked in the Philippines, Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, and the United States so it's not surprising those are favorite locations for her novels.

Maida studied several languages and can speak English, Filipino, Indonesian, French, and Thai in various degrees of fluency. Her Spanish and Japanese are good for counting numbers and ordering food.

When not writing or reading, Maida cooks the
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Maida Malby The second book of the Carpe Diem Chronicles series. It's entitled Singapore Fling. I introduced the heroine and hero in Boracay Vows. Maddie is…moreThe second book of the Carpe Diem Chronicles series. It's entitled Singapore Fling. I introduced the heroine and hero in Boracay Vows. Maddie is Krista's best friend and will be her Maid of Honor. Aidan is Blake's older brother and Best Man. (less)
Maida Malby It was a book I started writing in 2003, right after I myself turned thirty. I only wrote one page. When I was looking for ideas for NaNo in 2016, I…moreIt was a book I started writing in 2003, right after I myself turned thirty. I only wrote one page. When I was looking for ideas for NaNo in 2016, I searched among my files for the snippets I began long time ago but never finished. Turning Thirty became Boracay Vows and it's finally completed. (less)
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WAIT FOR ME

Montana Rescue Series, Book 6
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Genre: Contemporary Romance / Action / Christian

Publisher: Revell

Date of Publication: November 6, 2018

Number of Pages: 336
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