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Linda Wood Rondeau

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Born
in Syracuse, New York, The United States
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Does life imitate art? I believe it does or perhaps art reflects life. Either way, life and art are intertwined. In that truth, my books bear witness to the convoluted world in which we are all a part. After nearly thirty years in human services, I retired so that I could work more hours a week than I had ever done before to pursue my writing dream. My first book published in 2011 and was soon followed by others. As evident in A Father's Prayer/Lighthouse of the Carolinas, my books, whether suspense, romance, or futuristic, are themed from my experiences as a social worker. These stories involve the human struggle to overcome indignities that otherwise could defeat us. A graduate of North Syracuse High School, I went on to Houghton College, ...more

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Linda Wood Rondeau I have a two-book contract with Elk Lake Publishing. Both contemporary, edgy inspirational romances: Fiddler's Fling will encourage readers to treasur…moreI have a two-book contract with Elk Lake Publishing. Both contemporary, edgy inspirational romances: Fiddler's Fling will encourage readers to treasure the gifts and talent God gives you. You are His workmanship. Red Sky Promise shows the reader their is hope and healing from childhood abuse and neglect. (less)
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It Really Is a Wonderful Life

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Return to Normal? Accepting the Reality of Change

 

 

 

 


 


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As we get closer to the beginning of a new year, I wanted to meander through my mind with a couple of thoughts and memories.

When we bought our house in Malone in 1988, it came with a very large maple tree looked very pretty and provided lots of shade. It also produced lots of leaves to rake in the fall. On average I would need 20 or so 33 gallon bags to dispose of th

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Emilie Haney Interested in getting to know Linda better? Check out her author interview on my blog:
http://eahendryx.blogspot.com/2013/07...


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Karen Malena So great to see you in here as well sweetie!


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Linda Rondeau thanks for the welcome


Maureen Mullis Thank you for adding this author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels including the cozy mysteries (What Would Nancy Do?, Lethal Prescription), In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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