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Carole P. Roman

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August 2012


Named to Kirkus Reviews' Best of 2012 for her first book, award winning author Carole P. Roman started writing as a dare from one of her sons. Using an imaginary game she played with her grandson as a base, Captain No Beard was born."Captain No Beard- An Imaginary Tale of a Pirate's Life" has not only been named to Kirkus Best of 2012, it received the Star of Exceptional Merit, and won the Pinnacle Award for 2012. "Pepper Parrot's Problem with Patience" Book 2 in the series, received 5 Stars from The ForeWord Review The Clarion Review. Strangers on the High Seas has won second place in the Rebecca's Reads Choice Awards 2013. It has followed with six more books to the series. This year, Captain No Beard and the Aurora Borealis was named to K ...more

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Graeme Rodaughan Hi Carole, thanks for the friend invite. Pleased to meet you. Cheers Graeme


Carole P. Roman David wrote: "Carole,

thank you so much for your kind words! Just being read by you, let alone being rated highly, means a lot to me, and I appreciate it.

Dave"

Just saw this- I'm finally exploring Goodreads. My pleasure David. I enjoyed the book!!


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David Edmonds Carole,

thank you so much for your kind words! Just being read by you, let alone being rated highly, means a lot to me, and I appreciate it.

Dave


Carole P. Roman Tegan Mae (The Rowdy Librarian) wrote: "Hi Carole! Thank you for the friendvite! Looking forward to talking books!"

Me too!!


Tegan (The Rowdy Librarian) Hi Carole! Thank you for the friendvite! Looking forward to talking books!


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Janie Harrison Thanks for the recommendation. Margaret Pole is probably my favorite of all the characters of that time period.


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