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Linda Wells brings her own background to her latest novel, Cypress Lake. Like her heroine, Wells grew up in Florida and went on to travel the world as a flight attendant.

Before taking to the skies, Wells attended the University of South Florida in Tampa. Through her work, she has lived in Atlanta and Chicago. She now makes her home in the Midwest, where she enjoys both reading and writing mysteries. She is the author of three thrillers: Dead Love, Dead Promise, and Cypress Lake. She is hard at work on her fourth. Linda is a member of the Romance Writers of America.

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Dead Love (Dead, #1)

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CYPRESS LAKE: A Romance Thriller by Linda Wells

"Two former flames. One murder. And lots of broken hearts.

Alexa Smith has left her small-town Florida roots behind for a glamorous life as a flight attendant. However, her upcoming high school reunion is dredging up more than a little heartache. Alexa's one true love is still in Cypress Lake-with his wife and daughter.

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Fake Fiancée by Ilsa Madden-Mills
"A great read

I disagree like I was in a reading mood this morning but started reading this book and didn't stop till I finished it. Loved it Max and Sunny"
Fake Fiancée by Ilsa Madden-Mills
"I really liked this book! Sunny & Max are so cute! This was a really good book & I definitely recommend it! The sex scenes were hot but not 'too much', if that makes sense. Sometimes I have to skip the sexy parts if I'm not into the book e..." Read more of this review »
Fake Fiancée by Ilsa Madden-Mills
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This story is kinda like a second chance but at the same time it isn't. Max and Sunny meet three years prior when she crashed into the lake and he rescued her. Not knowing who each other were. They were just strangers who shared one moment..." Read more of this review »
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Twisted Twenty-Six will please all Stephanie Plum fans. I love all the characters: Grandma Mazur, Stephanie’s parents, Connie, Vinnie, Lula, Morelli, Ranger, Rex, and Bob. Stephanie seems to have decided Morelli is “the one,” but Ranger is still in ...more
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“One, remember to look up at the stars and not down at your feet. Two, never give up work. Work gives you meaning and purpose and life is empty without it. Three, if you are lucky enough to find love, remember it is there and don't throw it away.”
Stephen Hawking

Bernard M. Baruch
“Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don't matter, and those who matter don't mind.”
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Stephen King
“Life isn't a support system for art. It's the other way around.”
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Benjamin Franklin
“Those who would give up essential liberty to purchase a little temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.”
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William Shakespeare
“Doubt thou the stars are fire;
Doubt that the sun doth move;
Doubt truth to be a liar;
But never doubt I love.”
William Shakespeare, Hamlet

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Linda Wells Majenta wrote: "Happy Easter! Best wishes!"

Happy Easter, Majenta! xoxo


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Majenta Happy Easter! Best wishes!


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Linda Wells Apuca wrote: "Thank you very much for the "Friendship"!"

Thank you, Apuca : )


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Apuca Thank you very much for the "Friendship"!


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Linda Wells Kenneth wrote: "Happy New Year"

Happy New Year, Kenneth!


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Kenneth Happy New Year


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Linda Wells Happy New Year, Sana!! xoxo


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Happy new year Ms. Linda! I hope it's full of love happiness and great books.


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Linda Wells Donna wrote: "Thank you, Linda, for becoming a friend on Goodreads. Happy to meet you here."

Thanks for your friendship! : )


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Donna Thank you, Linda, for becoming a friend on Goodreads. Happy to meet you here.


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John Williams Dear Linda, I just saw this, Thank you so much, I appreciate the help. I have since revised the book and captured your editorial comments. Thank you so much for doing that. Believe it or not my editor missed those. = John Williams, Author "Wormhole Moon."


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Linda Wells Ivonne wrote: "Thank you for the Friend request. Any fan of Louise Penny, Anthony Horowitz, Alexander McCall Smith and M.C. Beaton is a friend of mine! And who wouldn't adore The One and Only Ivan..."

Thanks, Ivonne : ) I'm glad we're friends!


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Ivonne Rovira Thank you for the Friend request. Any fan of Louise Penny, Anthony Horowitz, Alexander McCall Smith and M.C. Beaton is a friend of mine! And who wouldn't adore The One and Only Ivan? What an amazing book!

Cheers, Ivonne


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Linda Wells Maddie wrote: ""

Happy Sunday to you, Maddie : ) xoxo


message 13: by Linda

Linda Wells Nazanin wrote: "Hi, Linda! Thank you for the friend-vite! See you around GR! <33"

Thanks, Nazanin : )


message 12: by Linda

Linda Wells Sandra wrote: "Hi Linda,
Thanks for the friend-invite! :)"


Thanks for your friendship, Sandra : )


message 11: by Sandra

Sandra Hi Linda,
Thanks for the friend-invite! :)


message 10: by Nazanin

Nazanin Hi, Linda! Thank you for the friend-vite! See you around GR! <33


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Linda Wells Majenta wrote: "Hello, Linda! Thank you for contacting me! Congratulations on your book! Happy reading, writing, and everything else. Blessings. Have a great day and week.

Best wishes from Majenta"



Thank you, Magenta! I hope you have a happy, blessed week, also! : )


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Linda Wells Majenta wrote: "Hello, Linda! Thank you for contacting me! Congratulations on your book! Happy reading, writing, and everything else. Blessings. Have a great day and week.

Best wishes from Majenta"

Thank you, Majenta! Have a happy week, also! : )


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Linda Wells Maddie wrote: "It is Easter weekend – so let the hunt begin →

Do not do too much running – more relaxing and reading :D

Happy Weekend my friend - sending you hugs Mwah – ** ♥
Thank you, Maddie! I hope you had a wonderful Easter! xoxo
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Majenta Hello, Linda! Thank you for contacting me! Congratulations on your book! Happy reading, writing, and everything else. Blessings. Have a great day and week.

Best wishes from Majenta


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Linda Wells Sean wrote: "Thanks for asking me to be a friend, and I hope you will join my group, we love thrillers and authors.

" A Good Thriller"

regards

Sean"


Thanks for inviting me to join your group! And thanks for your friendship : )

Linda


message 4: by Sean

Sean Peters Thanks for asking me to be a friend, and I hope you will join my group, we love thrillers and authors.

" A Good Thriller"

regards

Sean


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Linda Wells Maddie wrote: "

And thanks for being a good friend already :D"


Thanks for being mine : ) xoxo


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Linda Wells Jacob wrote: "Hi Linda, thx for the friend request, welcome onboard :-)"

Thanks for your friendship : )


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Jacob Overmark Hi Linda, thx for the friend request, welcome onboard :-)


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