C.P. Odom

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in Amarillo, Texas, The United States
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By training, I’m a retired engineer, born in Texas, raised in Oklahoma, and graduated from the University of Oklahoma. Sandwiched in there was a stint in the Marines, and I’ve lived in Arizona since 1977, working first for Motorola and then General Dynamics. I raised two sons with my first wife, Margaret, before her untimely death from cancer, and my second wife, Jeanine, and I adopted two girls from China. The older of my daughters recently graduated with an engineering degree and is working in Phoenix, and the younger girl is heading toward a nursing degree. I’ve always been a voracious reader and collector of books, and my favorite genres are science fiction, historical fiction, histories, and, in recent years, reading (and later writing ...more

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A Most Civil Proposal

3.98 avg rating — 387 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Pride, Prejudice & Secrets

3.82 avg rating — 287 ratings — published 2015 — 2 editions
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A Covenant of Marriage

3.88 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2013
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Georgiana's Friend -- a Pri...

3.75 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 2007
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Determination -- a Pride an...

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