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HAPPILY EVER AFTER cover GRANDMA'S FRIENDS coverFORGOTTEN ALLIANCE coverALL ON HER OWN cover

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       Back in the day, as they say, my father wrote scripts for a radio show out of Detroit titled Manhunt, which was a forerunner of the television show Dragnet. True stories pulled from actual police files, as they also say.

       This story is based on one of those scripts.

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Dead To Rights coverDEAD TO RIGHTS (Coming Friday, 13th November 2020)

       Get your Friday the Thirteenth Fright on with 13 individual stories from 13 authors bringing you mayhem and murder! Available for pre-order on Halloween 2020, the stories will be released on Friday, November 13, 2020.

       My contribution is…DEAD TO RIGHTS.

        One step off the path could be her last…

       She thought she knew him...until a murderer came to their peaceful little town...or had been there all along. Either way, shattering everything she believed to be true.

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       Brian Hawthorne never meant to hurt his wife Casey, but he had. He never meant for them to fight. But they did. Hadn’t meant to spend the night alone at a hotel. But he did that too. Now all Brian wants to do is make amends. Assure Casey of his love. But, will she accept the gift he’s brought her and forgive him? And make their world right once again.

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       School teacher Megan Charles has known local business owner Randy Simms her entire life. Knows everything about him. She especially knows he’s nothing like her gorgeous mystery man. The one she’s absolutely positive is going to ask her to run away with him any day now.

        Unlike Randy, her mystery man can take her to exotic, celebrity endowed locales. No way does Randy stand a chance to compete for Megan’s affections. Could he?

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MORE THAN A MEMORYMORE THAN A MEMORY

       Bad memories are rampant for newly divorced Leah Collins. Cold and alone on a late night bus ride home, she can hardly believe it when she happens to sit down next to rich, successful and still incredibly handsome Ed Barnes. The object of a teenage crush so many years ago. Ed remembers Leah too. One thing leads to another and they discover they have more in common than just memories.

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HAPPILY EVER AFTERHAPPILY EVER AFTER

        Alex Carter is the new middle school principal and Burchfield’s most eligible bachelor. A fact which has the matchmakers in town out in force, with Sarah Walters’ best friend leading the charge. He’s a real knight in shining armor and perfect for the divorced, single mom Sarah. She’s been down the happily-ever-after road before.

       Knights in shining armor don’t exist anymore. Do they?

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GRANDMA'S FRIENDS GRANDMA'S FRIENDS

       Laura Marshall’s grandmother loves to arrange blind dates for her. Most of which are abysmal failures. Until Grandma sets her up with devastatingly handsome and equally charming Ted Carlton. They hit it off perfectly. Laura even begins to imagine they may have a chance for a future together. Until she sees him in a passionate lip lock with some other woman. Now she wants to forget all about him. Except she can’t. Everywhere she goes, there he is. Doesn’t he know they’re totally wrong for each other?

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       Sarah Novak was devastated by her husband’s affair. After more than twenty years, she thought their marriage was immune. Greg’s own actions in becoming involved with another woman devastate him as well. He is positive Sarah will never forgive him and doubts he can ever forgive himself. Worst of all, their marriage was officially over. Then, in spite of their pain, or because of it, Greg and Sarah make discoveries about their relationship that surprise them both, and start them on a path to renewed commitment—to themselves and to each other—and their forgotten alliance.

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ALL ON HER OWNALL ON HER OWN

       Nancy Carter doesn’t always rant and carry on like a raving lunatic. But then this is the first time an automatic car wash has actually devoured her car. Add to that the constant meddling of her well-meaning sister. No matter what, said sister insists Nancy come by her house to meet the latest entrant in her ongoing Matchmaker Sweepstakes. Enter Rob Martin to the rescue. Of her car that is. Then Rob and Nancy discover he’s the Sweepstake contestant she is supposed to meet. Now that he’s witnessed her crazy side, he’ll head for the hills. Won’t he?

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