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Cindy Vine

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Cindy Vine is an author, mother of three kids, with lots of life experiences she uses as an inspiration source to write her books about. She is a teacher and uses her teaching qualifications to travel around the world teaching.

Have you ever ordered a meal off a menu because the picture looked like the meal would be delicious?  Did the meal live up to the expectations you had from the photo on the menu?
On a recent visit to Istanbul, I went to a local restaurant in a shopping mall.  They had posters of a delicious looking steak that was on special displayed all around the restaurant.  Of course all the writing on the p... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.67 · 404 ratings · 77 reviews · 18 distinct worksSimilar authors
Not Telling

3.61 avg rating — 163 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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The Case Of Billy B

3.62 avg rating — 121 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Defective

3.70 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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C U @ 8

3.36 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Hush Baby

4.18 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Stop the World, I Need to P...

3.23 avg rating — 13 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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How to Say No to Sex and Ot...

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2011 — 2 editions
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The Freedom Club

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The Midnight Mouse

3.40 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Good Girl by Mary Kubica
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I really enjoyed The Good Girl and the way the author developed the characters. It was a bit like peeling an onion, as you reveal one layer you notice another layer underneath. Besides likeable characters that you connected with, the plot had many tu ...more
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Lola Is Missing by Alison  James
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A great plot, totally plausible. Although I wouldn't call it gripping, it did hook me in enough to read it in one sitting on a train trip. Any other comment would give the author's twist away. Some good characterization of the villians in this novel!
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White Lies by Lucy Dawson
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This was okay, it kept me entertained and I guess that's why we read. The author told the same events through the lens of the different characters. You had to focus and really concentrate when reading this book, any distraction and you had to go back ...more
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The Perfect Mother by Aimee Molloy
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After all the hype about this book I thought that I was going to be wowed. I must have a twisted mind as I guessed the ending and big reveal twist about half way through. It was a bit slow to start but definitely picked up. It was okay for a summer r ...more
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Why Does My Book Not Sell? 20 Simple Fixes by Rayne Hall
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I bought this book thinking it would be same-old, same-old, like hundreds of other books out there telling you the same stuff that doesn't work. I had vowed never to buy one of thse how to sell books on Amazon ever again. They are all rehashed tips t ...more
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“I have perfected the art of the fake smile. Inside your heart may be bruised and black, but outwardly you look bright and happy.”
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“Well you should care. About my past, I mean. Because who I am today is based on who I was, and what happened to me. You are in love with who you think I am, not the real me. Not the me who is broken inside.”
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“Is it possible to want something so badly that you yearn for it and let it dominate your every thought, but at the same time it terrifies you and makes you tremble with fear at the very idea of it?”
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Bradley I hope you are having a good day! Thank you for adding me as a friend. =)

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Tina Looking forward to getting your book which I won. I will let you know how it went when I get it! Thanks for the contest.


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