Woman on back by anneleven
Girl with dog on back by FiremanYU
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Names, characters, places, and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons living or dead, businesses, events, or locales is purely coincidental.
Thanks to my real life hero, my husband, for his continued love and encouragement, and to my family and friends. Thanks to all those who helped critique this novel, including Geri Foster, Brenda Chitwood, Carra Copelin, Mary Alice Adair, Ashley Kath-Bilsky, and the Raven Mavens: Dee, Earl, Kevin, and Mark.
Thanks to my extraordinary editors, Stephanie and Bea.