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jean-mary-flahive's picture
Trapped between new found freedom and a promise, runaway slave Elijah is led by hands both seen and unseen to a destiny of which he could only dream. Elijah has been living with the Laird family on a small farm in Maine. The family continues to grieve their soldier son, Billy. In their run north...
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Dawn Christian has been psychic since she was seven years old and has always considered herself an outcast. Even her own mother discourages her talent, so Dawn has kept her abilities quiet and feared a lifetime of loneliness. When she gets involved with a fortuneteller and two teenage girls who...
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"Stunning . . .This novel marks the debut of a major talent whose career will bear watching." - Starred review, Publisher's Weekly "A coming-of-age novel in the grand Romantic tradition, where passions run high, Cupid stalks Psyche and love shares the dance floor with death. . . A...
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Tess Dyer is in pain. It’s not the kind of pain she can see and smell and wrap with an ace bandage. It’s the kind she tries to numb with sex and work and cleaning-cleaning-cleaning the house. The kind that comes from enduring a lifetime of rejection. First from her mother–whom Tess knows would...
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Avery Baker was once a New York textile designer, but inheriting her aunt’s old Maine cottage has led her down a new career path—home renovation. Finding a property’s hidden potential has rewards and challenges—the rewards being fun with DIY, and with Derek Ellis, her hunky handyman. The challenges...
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Ellen DeLay, an upstanding citizen of Quillifarkeag, Maine, suddenly and unpredictably leaves her happy, twenty-five year marriage for a lonely cabin deep in the Maine woods where she makes a living dressing hunters' kill - bears, moose, deer.  Ever the practical housekeeper, she does the bloody...