Maida Malby

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Maida Malby cooks up multicultural, foodie, international contemporary romance stories filled with sizzling heat, mouthwatering spice, and a whole lotta love.

She is a member of several writing groups and romance book clubs. Her To-Be-Read Mountain and book reviews are featured on her website www.maidamalby.com.

When not writing, reading, or reviewing books, Maida consults her husband on word selection, debates with her ten-year-old son regarding the Oxford comma, cooks the dishes she features in her stories, procrastibakes using Baileys as her secret yummy ingredient, and watches golf and food shows on TV.
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Maida Malby I will be writing SAMUI HEAT, Book 3 of Carpe Diem Chronicles, in November during National Novel Writing Month. Hoping to publish it during Songkran 2…moreI will be writing SAMUI HEAT, Book 3 of Carpe Diem Chronicles, in November during National Novel Writing Month. Hoping to publish it during Songkran 2020.(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 s…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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A DELIGHTFUL LITTLE BOOK ON AGING by Stephanie Raffelock Genre: Inspirational / Spiritual / Essays / Self-Help Publisher: She Writes Press Publication Date: April 28, 2020 Number of Pages: 119 pages Scroll down for the giveaway! All around us, older women flourish in industry, entertainment, and politics. Do they know something that we don’t, or...Continue reading → Read more of this blog post »
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