Wild Orchids: A Novel

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Simon & Schuster Australia, 2003 - Authors - 384 pages
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Deveraux introduces us to a compelling pair of protagonists: a renowned mystery novelist, recently widowed and increasingly cut off from his own emotions, and his lively and beautiful young assistant. As she gradually reawakens his passion, the pair find themselves drawn to a centuries old ghost story.

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Ford Newcombe became a famous writer with his wife's support, but he was devastated when she died young of cancer. He hires a bright, witty young woman, Jackie, as his assistant, because she tells an ... Read full review

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Jude Deveraux is the author of 25 New York Times bestsellers, including High Tide, The Blessing, An Angel for Emily, Legend, and The Duchess. She began writing in 1976, and to date there are more than 30 million copies of her books in print. Ms. Deveraux is currently at work on her next novel. She lives in Connecticut.

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