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Amazon Bestselling Mystery and Romantic Suspense Author Tamara Ward’s storyline and characters combine for fun, fast-paced, can’t-put-it-down reads. Her published mystery novels include Private Deception, Hidden Betrayal, Storm Surge, and Silver Flashing.

In her mysteries, you’ll find characters who keep readers hooked, strong-willed women sleuths, and a sprinkling of humor.

For more information, visit Tamara Ward’s website at http://authortamaraward.com.

A resident of a small town near Raleigh, North Carolina, Tamara enjoys wrangling with her two young boys, writing as a freelance journalist, and working on her next novel.

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Published on October 19, 2015 21:00
Average rating: 3.78 · 989 ratings · 138 reviews · 17 distinct worksSimilar authors
Storm Surge (A Jonie Waters...

3.67 avg rating — 222 ratings — published 2011 — 6 editions
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Private Deception

3.84 avg rating — 172 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Silver Flashing (A Jonie Wa...

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Jade O'Reilly and the Ice Q...

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Hidden Betrayal

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Concealed Suspicions: A Jad...

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