Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 109

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JACK AND THE FOUNTAIN OF YOUTH
by HL Carpenter
ISBN: 978-0-9884095-1-4
Ebook ISBN: 978-0-9884095-0-7
Copyright (c) 2012 by Top Drawer Ink Corp.

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Continued from Installment 108
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She smiled. “I thought you’d want it, as a reminder of your sister.”

She’d been thinking of him.

With the same abrupt shift that had twisted fear into temper, temper gave way to a love so powerful he thought he might suffocate from it, a love he had only before ever felt for Maria and Tia Bella. This was the same, yet different, too. Wonderfully different. He marveled that the ground beneath them didn’t tremble with the force of it.

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***** ABOUT THE AUTHOR *****

HL Carpenter is the pen name of a Florida-based mother/daughter duo who writes from their studios in Carpenter Country, a magical place that, like their stories, is unreal but not untrue. When they’re not writing, the Carpenters enjoy exploring the Land of What-If and practicing the fine art of Curiosity.

Also by HL Carpenter:

The SkyHorse. Fourteen year old Tovi thinks finding a flying horse is fabulous luck–until a mysterious stranger says finders aren’t always keepers.

Dream Stealer. Is stealing a dream better than losing your own?

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