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The Governor's Wife

by Mark Gimenez

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This is the latest novel by Mark Gimenez, and I have to admit, my least favorite. This one is about a runaway Governor's wife who leaves him to work in the strip of land along the Texas/Mexico border. The description of life there was fascinating and fairly horrifying. The people there were caught up in the drug wars and became a no-man's land that neither the U.S. or Mexico will claim. The characters were interesting, as always, but somehow the story just didn't gel for me this time. Still an enjoyable read though. I'll look forward to the next book from this author. ( )
  PermaSwooned | Aug 19, 2012 |
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Bode Bonner is the Republican governor of Texas. He has everything he ever wanted: money, power and influence. But something isn't right in his life. Lindsay Bonner is Bode's wife, and she's bored too. She is desperate to break free of her bland, wealthy Texan lifestyle. And that moment comes when she saves a poor Hispanic boy's life.… (more)

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