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Choices for your sweetheart

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, it seems fitting to focus on matters of the heart.

Many South Shore women have told me that romance novels are not always their first choice for reading material. Yet, they readily acknowledge that they are not immune to the pull of a good love story where the main characters are swept up in the tides of fate, and manage to not only discover themselves, but find a soul mate in the process.

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