Christine Bryden

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Christine M.Bryden is a retired lady of a certain age. She is a prolific writer of Romances under the name of Minnie Adams and Children's stories as C. M.Bryden. After a busy working life and child rearing, she likes nothing more than living in Cornwall with her husband and family. Cornwall features in many of her stories as it's a magical place for any writer or artist to live and work. It must be the clean fresh air, as well as the scenery and the friendship of the people that inspires her to write.

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Spring's Promise
By Minnie Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Christine Bryden. Category: Fiction
Zoe Makepeace has visions of being a television presenter, After spending a year in Chicago doing an internship, and having a disastrous affair, she returns home to Cornwall. On the return journey she meets Gavin Trelawney and falls in love, as he does with her, but this is a classic case of a romance where nothing goes right for our star crossed lovers.
Kirsty's Temporary Marriage
By Minnie Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,120. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Christine Bryden. Category: Fiction
Kirsty is a romantic novelist. She's now got to the stage in her life when her publisher thinks she needs to write more from her own experience rather than from her imagination, which is all very well, except she doesn't have any! After a fraught meeting, she decides to take on his challenge and find herself a man, which again is easier said than done, especially if you are choosy!
An Arranged Marriage
By Minnie Adams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013 by Christine Bryden. Category: Fiction
A modern Romance that starts with blackmail. No marriage! No rescue!
Ignorance is Bliss
By Minnie Adams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Christine Bryden. Category: Fiction
This is the story of a young woman, blinded by her hormones into believing the first attractive man she meets is the one for her. Once married, she then finds him to be controlling, with a roving eye. Is this a marriage that will last? We shall see!
'Forgotten Love'
By Minnie Adams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Christine Bryden. Category: Fiction
Forgotten Love is set in 1957. It is the story of Anna and Paul, young lovers who intend to marry but, due to Paul having a tragic accident,that leaves him with no memory of Anna. His jealous mother intervenes leaving Anna bereft when he fails to contact her. What is going to happen to Anna? How will she cope with what she sees as rejection by Paul, especially when she realizes she's pregnant.

Books

Henry Moon. The Useless Magician.
By Christine Bryden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction
Henry Moon is an old magician getting near to retirement. Unfortunately for Henry, Mrs Moon has no desire for him to retire and keeps encouraging him to do what she thinks he does best but, before he finally hangs up his cloak and hat, Henry wants to find the one elusive 'best trick' ever. When he finds what he's been looking for that's when things go terribly wrong.
Wanda, The Christmas Fairy.
By Christine Bryden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
This is the story of a fairy that has been part of a family's Christmas celebrations for over fifty years. There are many secrets in a fairy's life and Wanda's is no exception. This Christmas, after she has done her stint on top of the family's tree, she returns to fairyland for her usual holiday, but this time she returns and not alone! An enchanting story for young and old.
Tales from Fairyland
By Christine Bryden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction
A charming collection of fairy tales that will appeal to all ages, for those that can read and for those who do the reading. They will make you smile and some will make you laugh out loud. Enjoy the author's version of what goes on in Fairyland.
Andy & The Alien
By Christine Bryden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction
This is the story of a young boy who finds what he thinks is an alien on Bodmin Moor, and what happens when he rescues it from off a gorse bush where it appears to be stuck fast.
Martha, the Seaside Cat & Other Stories.
By Christine Bryden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction
Martha, the Seaside Cat & Other Stories is a collection of stories set in Cornwall. These stories are about a black cat, Martha, and her life with Polly, her daughter, and Ginger their friend, and the adventures they have in this lovely seaside village. The stories are magical and innocent and will appeal to all ages, young and old.
'Willelm D'Anville'
By Christine Bryden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,650. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013. Category: Fiction
This is the story of a young Frenchman, saved from the guillotine by a Cornish sea captain and taken in the "Mary Anne' to Cornwall where he has to make a new life.

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