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John DeSimone

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Average rating: 3.96 · 194 ratings · 105 reviews · 3 distinct worksSimilar authors
The Road to Delano

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Leonardo's Chair

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“She lifted her face to his, and he thought there was something new in the feeling of her lips against his, a new hope or a different kind of fear.”
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