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Joyce Elson Moore

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After a brief teaching career, Joyce turned to writing full time, and has reached a widening audience with her books. Along with previous awards and contest wins, her books have won First Place in RPLA award for best published romance, and her historical novel, The Tapestry Shop, won the Bronze Medallion from Florida Book Awards in the Popular Fiction category. Publishers Weekly said Joyce's new mystery, The Stockholm Castle Mystery, is "... "a joy to read".
Joyce is an unabashed Francophile who also enjoys ballroom dancing, travel, yoga, visiting with her family, and taking classes in almost anything she has not tried.
She can be contacted at her website or at her website.

Always the Music

Always the Music is the story of Cosima, born in 1837 to the Hungarian pianist and composer Franz Liszt and his mistress, Marie d’Agoult. Set against the backdrop of late 1800’s Paris, Cosima’s story tells of a tumultuous childhood and adolescence, followed by a notorious affair with one of Germany’s most famous composers. Her life is a tale of courage and determination in the face of obstacle Read more of this blog post »
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The Tapestry Shop

2.83 avg rating — 35 ratings — published 2010
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Haunt Hunter's Guide to Flo...

3.68 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1998 — 4 editions
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The Stockholm Castle Myster...

3.30 avg rating — 20 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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Jeanne of Clairmonde

3.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2008 — 3 editions
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The Hunting Lodge Mystery: ...

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Julia, Daughter of Rome

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Theodora of Constantinople

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Always the Music

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The Tapestry Shop (excerpt) (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: opening chapter of my historical novel set in 13th c. France
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Joyce Moore Beth: I'm tickled to be a part of the group. So much going on here. It was one of your workshops (either at Colo Gold or Pikes Peak) that brought me here!

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Beth Hi Joyce,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Goodreads author!

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