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LAKE DESIRE is the touching, yet captivating story of a biker/tattoo artist/poet who writes about the residents of a small town after a boating accident took the life of Elle Ravenwood, the town's most loved resident. He discovers that from this ending came a new beginning for the town that offered a certain magic that gave them the power to change their lives. His writings become the stories of how her life and death propelled the desires of those twelve residents. They are the stories of finding self-worth, love and regret, and the realization of our own magnificence through the power of forgiveness. It is the story of recognizing that magic does happen everyday. This enlightening book is a sometimes funny, sometimes poignant and always compelling investigation into our quest for significance, and the validation of our existence.
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Plot & Themes

Tone of book?    -   thoughtful Time/era of story    -   2000+ (Present Day) Internal struggle/realization?    -   Yes Struggle over    -   vague finding self/purpose in life (i.e. no plot to book) Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book Coping with loss of loved one(s)    -   Yes Loss of...    -   mother Ethnic/regional/gender life    -   Yes

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   writer Age:    -   20's-30's Ethnicity/Nationality    -   White (American)


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   6 () United States    -   Yes The US:    -   Midwest Forest?    -   Yes Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   pleasure/love boat Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   roughly even amounts of descript and dialog

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