BOOKS - NORA ROBERTS
MIDNIGHT BAYOU by Nora Roberts
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2002 massmarket edition of 2001 hardcover.
Sitting deep in the bayou of Louisiana, Manet Hall has a secret that's been buried for a hundred years. Nora presents a novel in which the only witness to a long-ago tragedy is this once-grand house. Its new owner is maverick Declan Fitzgerald, a man distracted by the alluring Angelina Simone, a woman with her own surprising connection to the mystery that's been buried for a hundred years.
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