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My story is #2, “Trophy Wife.”

Publishers Weekly Indie Spotlight endorsed this debut novel as “goodwill for adults.” 

Both Gift Counselor novels are available digitally on Kobo, apple, & Barnes and Noble! And most online bookstores.

MORE story news: Jonquil Bloom just received her first artist’s rendering in Liguorian Magazine!

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“I can regard everything that happens in my life as a GIFT from which I can learn and grow.”  Courage to Change, Al-Anon

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Comments from Readers

Re: The Gift Counselor ~ I … shared about The Gift Counselor on my Instagram, and I know it will be a holiday favorite that I recommend to friends in future years as well Katie R. Fitzgerald, Jan. 4, 2022

Re: The Gift Counselor ~ I …thoroughly enjoyed it. I was pulled into the storyline and was compelled to follow it to the end. P. Austin Heaton, author – 7/30/21 via Twitter

Re: Heart Shaped II ~ The mini stories are about finding love in unexpected places unexpectedly. They’re warm and hopeful.  ~ Barbara E., Los Angeles

Re: Best of All Gifts ~ Congratulations on your accomplishment. I hope you end up on The NY Times best seller list.  David, Santa Monica, CA

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