Castle Waiting the curse of brambly hedge by Linda Medley

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Published by Olio in Petaluma, CA .

Written in English

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Other titlesCurse of brambly hedge
StatementLinda Medley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN6727.M42 C37 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1015789M
ISBN 100965185206
LC Control Number96068650
OCLC/WorldCa38975943

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The abrupt ending was so disappointing. Felt like there were a lot of things it was leading up to. I'd like to know who Janes lover was and how they met.

Also what becomes of her and her child. I saw on Linda Medley's Patrion that she's doing funding for a third but that was back in Richard Castle is a fictional character who is portrayed by Nathan Fillion on the ABC television series Castle.

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Additional Note. There is some curiosity with the second volume. By agreement with the book’s publisher, Fantagraphics, Linda Medley’s name has been struck from the volume.

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