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Mary E. Dawson

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GENRES: Literary fiction with strong female characters. Historical fiction suitable for young adults and their grandparents. Historical fiction with strong romance and erotic elements

"The River Way Home," which is a blend of History and Historical Fiction set in the Florida of 1914, is suitable for young readers. It was recently awarded the 2013 Gold Medals for Florida Fiction and Best Florida YA Fiction by the Florida Authors and Publishers Association and the 2015 James J. Horgan Award by the Florida Historical Society.

"Code Name Nanette," which is Historical Fiction about female spies in France during World War II, is suitable for adult readers only. It was awarded a 2014 Royal Palm Literary Award for literary fiction.

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Kindle Count-Down Deal on "The River Way Home"

The Florida Historical Society recently gave "The River Way Home" the James D. Horgan Award. To celebrate, we're offering it for $0.99 beginning on October 12. Enjoy!
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Published on October 06, 2014 06:04 Tags: adventure, alligator, award-winning, bargain, cowboy, deal, florida, indian, seminole, young-adult
Average rating: 4.07 · 68 ratings · 25 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
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