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Emerald's Desire

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Shattered by her mother's death and the revelation that she had been adopted, Emma Lambourne searches for the truth of her heritage with her best friend Sam, finding her only clue in a priceless Celtic bracelet.
Mass Market Paperback, 320 pages
Published January 24th 1995 by HarperPrism (first published January 1995)
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So one Friday evening in March, roughly around St. Patrick's Day, I was doing an inventory of all my books, and while going through the various boxes of paperbacks I have (stuffed under my bed because there's no more room on the shelf) I found a whole bunch of YA romances published back in the early/mid-90's, about the time when I was in middle school and high school. I realized (much to my horror) that while I had bought a whole bunch of these "back in the day", I had never read them, and felt
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I love this book and I will review it the next time i reread it!
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I loved this book so much in my teens. It was like a young version of The Thorn Birds.
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One of my favorite childhood teen fictions, I loved this book, started me on my passion to go to Ireland.
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