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Anita Dawes loves all things esoteric, magical and the otherworldly and would prefer to live in a fairy tale. In between these moments, she likes to visit old churches and ancient buildings.
She has written six fiction novels in various genres, Bad Moon, Simple, Secrets, The Scarlet Ribbon; Let it Go and Not My Life. Presently working on a sequel to her popular supernatural romance, The Scarlet Ribbon.
Anita has recently rediscovered her childhood love of poetry and often writes and posts them online.
Once owned by an egocentric black and white cat called Merlin, named after her favourite hero, Anita dislikes computers and prefers to writes longhand, sharing a website http://jenanita01.com with Jaye Marie, who transcribes and edits her work...
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Anita Dawes The best thing about being a writer, is being in a world of your own creation, controlling what happens in it, well, most of the time, anyway!
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Simple

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The Scarlet Ribbon

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Let itGo

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Secrets

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Not My Life

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This blog is three years old now, and it has helped us to cut our teeth on the wonderful complexities of blogging.
We didn’t have a clue in the beginning. Everything was so strange (and difficult) and we never thought we would ever be any good at it.
Not a lot has changed really; we still have so much more to learn.We have enjoyed the last three years on Blogger, meeting Read more of this blog post »
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Reading this book, I saw the gothic shades of Rebecca that another reader mentioned and felt a connection in my heart to Jane Eyre, a beautifully illustrated book I loved, even though it gave me nightmares when I was a child.
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I had already fallen in love with this book, simply by the wonderful book cover and amazing trailer. I wasn’t prepared for the fast action packed prologue which had me gasping for breath.
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I always look forward to the stunning new cover images and reading the next fascinating journey of the Dead of Winter. This time we are warned of a very disturbing chapter in Emlyn’s life, and we follow Emlyn as she searches for the truth. Gradually, ...more
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When Izzy was a child, someone killed her mother.

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Terry Tyler Hi Anita! I just replied to your comment on my blog post - it might help! Thank you for reading and commenting x


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