By Marylee MacDonald
"MacDonald applies perception, strength, and delicacy to create characters among whom the psychic house nearly sizzles." —FOREWORD REVIEWS
"engrossing"—MIDWEST publication REVIEW
"With dependent prose enlivened via shards of suggest humor, MacDonald captures how tough it really is to like and/or belief in another country or at home."—KIRKUS REVIEWS
"Author Marylee MacDonald has performed a completely masterful activity of featuring her readers with brief tales so superbly written that the characters will remain on your brain lengthy after the tale, and certainly the ebook, is done."—READERS’ FAVORITE
"In her number of twelve brilliantly-written brief tales, MacDonald explores the ache and wonder of human relationships. MacDonald’s writing is uncooked and visceral, making a powerful emotional connection among her characters and the reader."—US evaluation OF BOOKS
"Bonds of affection and Blood is brilliantly written and not anything under emotive."—HOLLYWOOD e-book REVIEWS
"Poignant, honest,and compelling... hugely recommended."—PACIFIC publication REVIEW
"MacDonald dares to query that's the larger, extra unsettling danger: the captivating intimacy of overseas terrains, or the intimate risks of domesticity?"
—Tara Ison, writer of Reeling via Life and Child out of Alcatraz
"Her characters remind us of our common and contradictory eager for solitude and for connection. appreciate this publication. take pleasure in being within the fingers of a beneficiant and visionary writer."
—Eileen favourite, writer of The Heroines
"These elegantly crafted tales brim with emotional knowledge and eloquence. Bearing you worldwide, they'll imprint themselves, deeply, indelibly, upon your heart."
—Melissa Pritchard, writer of Palmerino
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Bonds of Love & Blood by Marylee MacDonald