Shawn Graves

Biography

Shawn Graves was born and raised in the Central San Joaquin Valley of California where she now lives in Exeter with her youngest daughter and a slightly psychotic cat.

Except for a few years living in the Napa Valley and then Oregon, she has resided in the
same area for her entire life. Graves is the mother of four adult children and grandmother to two adorable grandsons.

For the past twenty-five years, this former welfare mother has worked as a nurse in a variety of settings; hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, jails. And for the past ten years, has been employed for a county social services program.

Graves is an avid reader, political and news junkie, crime show addict. and active participant in her church,

As a young, single mom, she determined that nursing was a practical career to pursue and
this has proven to be very satisfying. But in recent years, Graves has rediscovered her old
passion for writing and indulges it at every opportunity.

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Books

The Baby Thief (A Liz Roberts Mystery)
Series: Liz Roberts Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,790. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
An idealistic young doctor loses her idealism after events intervene to rob her of everything she loves. Is Ellen Goodman the kind, empathetic obstetrician or a greedy baby broker and murderer? Detective Liz Roberts unravels 70 years of secrets to discover a complicated tale of profound love between two people forbidden by law to be together. It is a tale of great sacrifice…and of greater evil.
Pretty Little Girl: A Liz Roberts Mystery
Series: Liz Roberts Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,870. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Don Canaan. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Laura turned 13 and became a perfect daughter-- devoting herself to taking care of her Alzheimer's father. But now Laura decides it’s time for her to reclaim her life. Detective Liz Roberts investigates when a confused man is found wandering in a county fair unable to tell anyone who he is. As Liz uncovers his identity, she also begins to uncover long-kept secrets in her own family's past.

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