Fiction, Jack

Jack and The Fountain of Youth — Installment 95

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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 94
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“No. This experience, along with the last six weeks of working there, convinced me we’d have to make drastic changes if we did. A lot of people gobble up fiction passed off as journalism, but that’s not the audience we want. Our media properties specialize in solid, honest reporting.”

Solid. Honest. Qualities that were the very essence of Jack. Her heart had known that all along, from the first moment they’d met, when he’d jumped in front of her runaway bike to break her fall.

She said, “I wonder if Tenspot really did call in the tip.”

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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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