Maureen O. Betita

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After nearly dying in 2007, Maureen took the bull by the horns and embraced life. And pursuing her desire to be published. Four years later and she's reached the published goal, but has a ways to go on recruiting mineons.

I know, odd thing to suddenly do, but… This is curiously hilarious.


My husband has often handed me books while at the bookstore. Covers catch his attention, and sometimes, he does brilliantly. (I can go into that some other time.) This weekend, he handed me a book entitled “Pirate” by Clive Cussler, and Robin Burcell.



I was game, I bought it. And over the course of the weekend, I read it. And b...

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The Kraken's Mirror (The Kr...

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A Caribbean Spell (Book 1)

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The Alien Library

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Essentially Human

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Dahlia (yadkny) Thanx for the friending Maureen!


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