Joan C. Curtis

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Joan is an award winning writer who has published 7 books and numerous stories. THE CLOCK STRIKES MIDNIGHT won FIRST PLACE Royal Palm Literary Award, e-Murderer won the GOLD in the Global e-Book Awards for 2016. Murder on Moonshine Hill won the BRONZE for Reader's Favorite and the SILVER in the Global e-book Awards 2017.

Joan has been an avid reader for as long as she can remember. She reads all kinds of books, including women’s fiction, mysteries, biography, and nonfiction related to her work. She does not read fantasy, horror or romance. Her passion as a reader lies closer to literary writing with a commercial bent. Her debut novel, The Clock Strikes Midnight, is scheduled for release in the Fall 2014. This mystery/suspense book is exactly
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The Clock Strikes Midnight

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This is an amazing story. Trevor Noah takes us into the real world of South Africa. He grew up in that country at the end of apartheid. He experienced what it was like to be neither black nor white.

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The title of this book is perfect. Anyone, who knows who Roxane Gay is, will assume the book has to do with eating. Hunger connotes a desire for food, right? But, this book is much more than a book about food. It's a book about yearning, about hunger ...more
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