“Did you kill anybody?” Harry asked as the firelight flickered on her face. “Do you think I’m going to answer that?” Arlene Billeaud laughed at her.
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CLOVER BLUE: A Novel Author: Eldonna Edwards Publisher: Kensington Press Publication Date: 5.28.2019 Genre: Literature & Fiction > Women’s Fiction > Coming of Age > Literary > Historical Page Count: 304 Pages ISBN-9781496712899 ISBN-9781496712912 Available for Pre-order from Barnes & Noble, Hudson Booksellers, Amazon, Books-A-Million, IndieBound, Walmart, et…
“This is the very reason that some lives end seemingly early and by their own hands because Mother Nature doesn’t understand that a personage can out-age a body. It is the reason that someone unwell can look so very vibrant on the outside, giving no indication that death lurks around the corner. Souls saturated in sickness, negativity, and ill-thoughts cannot weather the years well.”
“Mama says how I was born is how I live, my thoughts racing faster than what I know what to do with them. She claims I came hurling into the world screaming bloody murder as if I were trying to raise the dead. And then she gets a faraway look that feels as if someone has pulled the scenery from the room and you’re left standing in the dark with no walls and no ceiling.”
-This I Know
“She only knew she couldn’t risk shutting off the car, having her girls broil in the heat, like a distracted mother at a shopping mall in the newspaper only a week ago.” “They were at peace, protected from the vicious heat with the car running, the cool air circulating.” “Dropping to her knees, Claire flattened one hand on the greasy floor like a kickstand. She couldn’t pass out.”
A DANGEROUS COLLABORATION A Veronica Speedwell Series (Book 4) Author: Deanna Raybourn Publisher: Penguin Random House Publisher’s Page for Veronica Speedwell Mystery Series Publisher’s Author Page Publication Date: 03.12.2019 Genre: Mystery & Suspense > Romance Page Count: 336 Pages ISBN -13: 9780451490735 Pre-Order from Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, Hudson Booksellers, IndieBound, Powell’s, Target, Walmart, Penguin Random…