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Melissa Writes

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first registered 26.03.12

last online 285 days ago

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I can be contacted privately at hudson_melissa@rocketmail.com

I am a foster carer living in Surrey. I love my job and have had lots of placements over the past five years. I also love writing and have been working on two crime novels over the past three years.

One of them, Lessons in the Dark, is posted on this site. I am hoping to get some enlightening reviews - it will be fascinating, and hopefully not too disappointing (!) to read other opinions of my work.

I'm always up for a read swap so feel free to message me.

favourite books

The Shardlake series of books by C J Sansom
Tokyo by Mo Hayder
Room by Emma Donoghue
The Hand that First Held Mine by Maggie O'Farrell
The Memory Keeper's Daughter by Kim Edwards

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Lenny Banks wrote 417 days ago

Hi Melissa, congratulations on becoming a high rating talent spotter,....

joymab1 wrote 422 days ago

Hello, My name is Joy, a young caring girl i saw your contact on....

kegoff wrote 451 days ago

Hello Melissa! You should check out my book “Little Mouse.” It’s a....

Ron Mitchell wrote 499 days ago

I will come back to your book later with comments. Forgive me for tem....

lloveman wrote 515 days ago

Hi Melissa, This reply is about 230 days late, for which I apologi....

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I wrote 689 days ago

Wow, I'm can't believe I left this masterpiece sitting on my list of books to read for so long - this is a muli-layered story with so much depth and a rich appeal. Written with skill and power. I throroughly enjoyed being swpt along by the tale - the characters are crafted with the loving touch of ... view book

I wrote 692 days ago

Mary-Ann, I've read five chapters and find your book inspiring and extremely moving. You have a powerful story to tell and I found myself unable to stop reading. Besides providing an amazing insight into your life and the daily struggles with autism, your show how your faith has been tested and str... view book

I wrote 693 days ago

Hi Debbie, Fabulous idea for a children's story - it's one that would really make them think too, about how easy their lives are! Amusing and witty through the first few chapters, I found myself thoroughly entertained, despite the story being aimed at children. The story builds nicely through the ... view book

I wrote 693 days ago

Maria, What a powerful, compelling memoir - you write wonderfully well and I couldn't stop reading. You swept me along with lots of emotions - I was so sad when grandma died and so fearful of all that is to come for the young Maria. Your narrative flows really well and I think you've pitched it j... view book

I wrote 695 days ago

Hi Lindsay, I thoroughly enjoyed reading your fantasy novel - you'r writing is well-crafted and engaging and personally, I love the names you've chosen for your characters. Your MC has a powerful and distinct voice and I think the opening scene, where the bells fall from the bell tower, is an exc... view book

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