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One by one, the residents of Landry, Georgia gave up on finding Lyssa Winders alive. It had, after all, been fourteen years since she vanished. The men who invaded her home left behind the bodies of those she loved with all her heart. Only one person never gave up and still searches for Lyssa. Kyle Tinker battles his own demons from that night, when he hid like a coward in ...more
Kindle Edition, 248 pages
Published November 19th 2013 by Solstice Publishing
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Ann
Feb 06, 2014 rated it really liked it
The Wrong One is the type of book you will love because of the characters you will hate. From K.C. Sprayberry, this is a good story of lost and trying to find one’s self again. The story revolves around best friends Lyssa Winders and Kyle Tinker. One night, four year olds Lyssa and Kyle witness their loved ones assassinated by three unknown and pure evil men. These men wanted to take revenge for all the wrong reasons. They witness everything but Kyle was able to hide from the three while Lyssa w ...more
Michael Thal
Dec 07, 2013 rated it really liked it
Shelves: ya-novels
Lyssa Winders was only a toddler when three thugs burst into her loving home in search of Lyssa’s best friend, Kyle Tinker. Since her family protected Kyle, they were brutally murdered and the goons abducted Lyssa.

Fourteen years later, Kim Miller begins to get flashbacks to her early past, a past filled with love and acceptance. Kim hates her two brothers and mother who call her “Wrong One” and treat her worse than the stepsisters abused Cinderella. And soon Daddy will be released from prison m
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Suzanne Montigny
Dec 16, 2013 rated it it was amazing
An intriguing but frightening story of a child who is abducted and who lives a life of rejection at the hands of her kidnappers, until Kyle, her childhood friend, begins a search for her through a telepathic link. This is a story of tragedy and infallible friendship, a story of intrigue, and a story that will leave you feeling triumphant. Sprayberry gives us her usual 'feel good' ending
Penny Estelle
May 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: fiction
Three young girls are found hanging from an old elm tree in front of The Starlight Mansion. Nothing was ever resolved. No arrests were ever made!

Forty years later, Jayme Barclay's world is destroyed when her fifteen-year-old daughter is found hanging from the same old elm in front of the old broken down mansion. The coroner claims it's a suicide. Suicide? Absolutely not! Tawni was the picture of a happy, outgoing young girl and liked by everybody. Some of the town folks called it poetic justice,
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E.B. Sullivan
May 04, 2015 rated it it was amazing
Hopeful Poignant Novel

In her novel, The Wrong One K.C. Sprayberry goes beyond newspaper headlines to the heart, soul and psyche of an abducted four-year old child named Lyssa. Without being overly graphic, the pages contain just enough detail to evoke vivid pictures of her kidnappers’ cruelty. As she matures, the innocent Lyssa maintains her pure spirit. Her voice echoes strength of character trumping repetitive unimaginable mistreatment. The reader can’t help but cry for Lyssa’s enduring pain,
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Francene Stanley
Jul 17, 2015 rated it it was amazing
The horror of two four-year-old children's experience remains with Kyle and Lyssa over the years. Neither knows what has caused the attack that killed so many of their family or why they are separated. A good flow links Kyle and Lyssa's inner thoughts to show events through each of their eyes. The psychic link that formed at the tragic time grows stronger when the two near their eighteenth birthday. Lyssa will be old enough to leave her cruel captors at that time. Guilt about not helping her lin ...more
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Living a dream she’s had since she first discovered the magic of books, former California native, K.C. Sprayberry traveled the U.S. and Europe before finally settling in the mountains of Northwest Georgia. She’s been married to her soulmate for nearly a quarter of a century and they enjoy spoiling their grandchildren along with many other activities.

A multi-genre author, K.C. Sprayberry is always
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