Mary M. Forbes

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in Wilkie, Saskatchewan, Canada
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Leo Tolstoy; John Jakes; Zane Grey; Judith McNaught

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November 2011


About the Author

Born and bred on western stories by Zane Grey and Louis L’Amour, I grew up in the middle of nowhere Saskatchewan. Although modern life intervened, I soon realized the similarities between my life and North American western past. From riding horses, playing cowboys and Indians with real Indians combined with the scenery of vast, open prairies and endless horizons I was living my dream.

I have never forgotten my past or my love of anything country regardless of where I roam. I am back now in that wonderful city I love - Cow Town.

I belong to the Romance Writer’s Association of America and the Alberta Romance Writer’s Association and have attended many conventions in both Canada and the USA. I also edit/critique manuscripts. I h
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Average rating: 4.26 · 27 ratings · 13 reviews · 7 distinct works
One Dance with a Stranger

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Hawk's Gift

4.17 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2005 — 3 editions
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Alberta Wild Rose

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Never Pick a Pretty Woman

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Paradise on the Horizon

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Life Changing Days

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How to Enhance Writing Skills

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Never Pick a Pretty Woman (Romance)
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Description: Book 1 of Crystal Ridge Sweet Romance Series.
Hawk's Gift (Romance)
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Description: Historical Romance, Canadian setting.

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A very entertaining love story. I enjoyed Of Love & Deception and recommend it highly for romance readers.
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Georges Kariotis .......................................... Hi Mary!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you for your friendship!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Happy reading!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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