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Aaron Paul Lazar

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USA Today Bestselling Author Aaron Paul Lazar writes to soothe his soul. Author of 28 books, including three addictive mystery series, writing books, a romantic suspense series, and a new love story series, Aaron enjoys the Genesee Valley countryside in upstate New York, where his characters embrace life, play with their dogs and grandkids, grow sumptuous gardens, and chase bad guys. Visit his website at http://www.lazarbooks.com. Aaron has won 21 book awards for his novels and finds writing to be his form of "cheap therapy." Feel free to network with him on Facebook or his website; he loves to connect with readers!

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Aaron Paul Lazar Hi, Ruthe. Wow, that is a very hard question to answer. It seems I can't stop writing series, old and new. There's LeGarde Mysteries (10 books), Moore…moreHi, Ruthe. Wow, that is a very hard question to answer. It seems I can't stop writing series, old and new. There's LeGarde Mysteries (10 books), Moore Mysteries (3 books), Tall Pines Mysteries (4 books), and now Bittersweet Hollow (2 books) and my Cape Cod Mysteries (one book and another coming). I didn't intent to make the last two series, but people seemed to really love the characters and wanted to know more about them, so I caved and wrote second books in both. Now I'm thinking I'm behind on my other series! I want to write at least one more "young Gus" book to follow Don't Let the Wind Catch You, at least a few more Sam Moore Mysteries, and at least one more Tall Pines book. Plus I always love to try new characters and genres, so who knows what's going to pop into my brain and beg to be written?! (less)
Aaron Paul Lazar I got the idea for Devil's Lake from the horrible kidnappings that happened in Cleveland. Those poor women. Ten long years in captivity. I couldn't…moreI got the idea for Devil's Lake from the horrible kidnappings that happened in Cleveland. Those poor women. Ten long years in captivity. I couldn't imagine how a woman would survive such a trial. It kept eating away at me until I wrote my own testimonial to those brave souls. (less)
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For the past year I've been trying to gloss over what was happening to me when I posted. After all, who wants to hear about a writer who's too sick to write??? Sure, I mentioned a bit about the strange form of esophageal reflux I had (LPRD) but I really didn't share the whole truth. Now that I've had surgery and am feeling pretty darned good again, I thought I'd "come clean."
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Description: Summer, 1964: Beatlemania hits the States, and the world mourns the loss of JFK. For eleven-year-old Gus LeGarde, the powerful events that rocked the nation serve as a backdrop for the most challenging summer of his life. After Gus and his best friends capsize their boat at his grandparents’ lakeside camp, they witness a drunk chasing a girl through the foggy Maine woods. She’s scared. She’s hurt. And she disappears. The camp is thrown into turmoil as the frantic search for Sharon begins. Reports of stolen relics arise, including a church bell cast by Paul Revere. When Gus and his friends stumble on a scepter that may be part of the spoils, they become targets for the evil lurking around the lake. Will they find Sharon before the villain does? And how can Gus–armed only with a big heart, a motorboat, and a nosy beagle–survive the menacing attacks on his life?
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From the beginning, this fun mystery had the feeling of a good old-fashioned mystery like The Hardy Boys (or Nancy Drew, depending on what you read as a youngster!). A good story for young adults or teens, this is a book you wouldn’t mind having your ...more
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Compelled by Inge-Lise Goss is a good old-fashioned, full length mystery. I say full length, because so many novels these days are really novellas, where the characters aren’t always completely fleshed out. This one keeps you captivated for all three ...more
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CapWar Election was my first book by Brandt Legg. I was absolutely hooked, couldn’t stop reading, and am itching to get the next book in the series.

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Aaron Lazar Erin wrote: "Aaron, my Internet friend from Gather.com! How nice to reconnect with you on Goodreads!"

Hi, Erin! Oh, the good old Gather Days! I miss them. But I'm delighted to reconnect with you. ;o) Hope you have been well!


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ERIN SCHMIDT Aaron, my Internet friend from Gather.com! How nice to reconnect with you on Goodreads!


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Aaron Lazar Tom wrote: "Aaron, thank you for joining my community of friends. Blessings, Tom."

Thank you, Tom. Same to you! Have a wonderful day, hope you can stay cool. ;o)


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Tom Blubaugh Aaron, thank you for joining my community of friends. Blessings, Tom.


message 5: by Beth

Beth Hi Aaron,
Thanks for befriending this fellow Goodreads author!


message 4: by Nadia

Nadia Hi Aaron:-)

I just wanted to wish you a very Happy Birthday and St. Patrick's Day!

Blessings,
nadia


Jeannie Faulkner Barber Hi Aaron and thanks for adding me as a friend.
Hope you have an awesome wkend and Halloween!
Smiles,
Jeannie


Shawnette Hi, Aaron...it's nice to meet you...thanks for the inivite into your circle of friends...Congrats on your novels...best wishes for future success...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...have a blessed weekend...Happy Reading & Writing :-)


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Maya Irena Hello!

Thanks for the friend request..
Nice to meet you!

Happy reading!!
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