Mary M. Forbes

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in Wilkie, Saskatchewan, Canada



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

Average rating: 4.26 · 27 ratings · 13 reviews · 7 distinct works
One Dance with a Stranger

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Hawk's Gift

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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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“Happiness without Guilt.”
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“Create a life and make it your own”
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“Words can't describe... shouldn't be in a writer's vocabulary.”
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“Create a life and make it your own”
Mary M. Forbes

“Happiness without Guilt.”
Mary M. Forbes

“It is amazing how complete is the delusion that beauty is goodness.”
Leo Tolstoy, The Kreutzer Sonata

“Reading one book is like eating one potato chip.”
Diane Duane, So You Want to Be a Wizard

“Nobody has ever measured, not even poets, how much the heart can hold.”
Zelda Fitzgerald

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Georges Kariotis .......................................... Hi Mary!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Thank you for your friendship!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Happy reading!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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