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RONDA AND RICHARD: The Novel– A young woman’s pursuit of happinessRonda and Richard casually meet in a rundown diner where she works as a waitress, and both their lives are changed forever. The world of private planes, yachts and fabulous condos isMore RONDA AND RICHARD: The Novel– A young woman’s pursuit of happinessRonda and Richard casually meet in a rundown diner where she works as a waitress, and both their lives are changed forever. The world of private planes, yachts and fabulous condos is about to be Ronda’s… but not if Richard’s status obsessed mother Celeste or determined former fiancée Pamela have anything to say about it.This rapidly moving novel has a lot going on, weddings, deaths, ex-lovers who refuse to accept defeat, million dollar business deals, family secrets, naughty pajama parties, betrayal and more. It’s fast paced, the characters are exciting and fun, the love scenes are steamy, and the story line is captivating. You are sure to enjoy J.Z. Pinder’s 77,000 word novel about the passionate love of a beautiful small-town girl and a handsome and wealthy businessman from a big city.PLUS …. THREE SPELLBINDING AND LENGTHY STORIESDARLINE’S ENCOUNTER WITH A CRAZED KILLERThe story opens with a man in a black mask staring at the body of the woman whom he has just strangled. The serial rapist has been terrorizing Philadelphia for some time. This is the first time he has killed. Darline Flowers is the lovely young executive who lives in an apartment a short distance from the murder scene. One day while shopping in the small supermarket near her apartment, Darline meets a handsome man about her age who introduces himself only as Buddy. He keeps turning up in her life at a restaurant at noon and a club at midnight. She is definitely attracted to him. What part does he play in her life as the serial rapist prowls the streets of center city? What will happen to this brave and resourceful woman as she confronts imminent danger? You will be shocked by the suspenseful climax to this story.LOVE AND DANGER IN HAVANA: Adventure during the Cuban revolutionLarry and Annette are very much in love and are deep sea fishing off Key West when they decide to go to Cuba. It is the year 1959. Upon arriving in Cuba they are astonished to find a heavy military presence at the airport. After checking into their hotel in Havana they find that it is overrun with armed soldiers. They meet a young American couple, Mike and Pam, who inform them they have flown into the aftermath of a revolution. A young Fidel Castro and his men have overthrown the ruling dictator. There are still random bombings in the city and an ominous undercurrent of violence. That evening the four young Americans visit the famous Sloppy Joe’s bar in old Havana. While there, Larry invites a handful of Cuban soldiers to a party in his hotel room the next evening. The exciting, sometimes violent, events that occur at the party and thereafter make this thrilling adventure story a must read.TOMMY’S TOYLAND NIGHTMARETommy Perkins stared in wide-eyed fascination at the ghastly scene in the window. A tall man with a purple scar running the full length of his left cheek was strangling a beautiful young woman. The girl’s eyes threatened to bulge out of their sockets while her hands clawed furiously at the cord mercilessly choking the life out of her.Tommy is Christmas shopping in a giant Philadelphia department store. The boy had been curiously studying the store’s window display advertising a wax museum. The museum depicts in wax many terrifying murderers. Tommy wanders around the store and inadvertently ends up locked in the store’s Toyland overnight. It is during his longest night of sheer terror that his young eyes are subjected to unbelievable scenes of horror.