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Beverly Barton (1946–2011)

Author of Summer at Willow Lake

Includes the names: Beverly Barton, Beverly Barton, Beverly Beaver, Beverley Beaver, Beverly kindle Barton

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aka Beverly Beaver

Summer at Willow Lake 810 copies, 24 reviews
Most Likely to Die 388 copies, 3 reviews
Close Enough to Kill 301 copies, 3 reviews
The Fifth Victim 268 copies, 5 reviews
The Dying Game 248 copies, 10 reviews
Raintree: Sanctuary 241 copies, 3 reviews
The Murder Game 240 copies, 5 reviews
Killing Her Softly aka Amnesia (Author) 228 copies, 4 reviews
As Good As Dead (Author) 227 copies, 4 reviews
Silent Killer (Author) 222 copies, 1 review
Don't Cry (Author) 215 copies, 4 reviews
Dead By Midnight (Author) 210 copies, 2 reviews
Cold Hearted (Author) 197 copies, 4 reviews
The Last to Die aka Beg to Die (Author) 188 copies, 3 reviews
After Dark (Author) 151 copies
Dead By Morning 139 copies, 3 reviews
Every Move She Makes (Author) 138 copies
What She Doesn't Know (Author) 135 copies
A Time To Die (Author) 119 copies, 1 review
Dead By Nightfall 105 copies, 2 reviews
Dying for You 92 copies
Don't Say a Word (Author) 89 copies, 3 reviews
Worth Dying For 76 copies
MacKenzie's Pleasure [and] Defending His Own (Contributor) 68 copies, 1 review
Gabriel Hawk's Lady 50 copies, 2 reviews
Laying His Claim 50 copies, 1 review
On Her Guard 48 copies
Roarke's Wife 47 copies
Navajo's Woman 45 copies
Check Mate 44 copies
Ramirez's Woman 43 copies
The Outcast 43 copies
His Only Obsession 42 copies, 1 review
Paladin's Woman 42 copies
Penny Sue Got Lucky (Author) 37 copies
Nine Months 31 copies
Having His Baby 27 copies
I'll Be Watching You 18 copies, 9 reviews
Cameron 17 copies
Just the Way You Are 16 copies, 1 review
Sugar Hill 16 copies
Out of Danger 16 copies
Tender Trap 14 copies
Time of Death 14 copies
Lucky in Love 13 copies
Yankee Lover 13 copies
The Wanderer 10 copies
The Right Wife 3 copies, 1 review
Halastussurm 2 copies
Dangerous to Love (3-in-1) (Contributor) 1 copy

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Beverly Marie Inman was born on 23 December 1946 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA. Daughter of Doris Marie and Walter D. Inman Jr. A born romantic, she fell in love with The Beauty and the Beast epic at an early age, when her grandfather bought her an illustrated copy of the famous fairy tale. Even before she learned to read and write, her vivid imagination created magical words and fabulous characters inside her mind. Movies fascinated her, and by the time she was seven she was rewriting the movies she saw on television and at the local theater to give them all happy endings. By the age of nine she'd penned her first novel. She wrote short stories, TV scripts, poetry, and novels throughout high school and into college.

After her marriage to Billy Ray Beaver, the "love of her life", and the births of her two children, Beverly continued to be a voracious reader and a devoted moviegoer, but she put her writing aspirations on hold until her children were teenagers. At every age of their lives, from infancy to adulthood, the children had been a true joy to her. She devoted herself to her husband and children and considered herself one of the many selfless "supermoms" who put their family's needs first. She believed she had had it all, just not all at the same time.

In her mid-30s, Beverly returned to her former passion — writing — as a hobby, but before 40, she decided that she wanted to make writing a full-time career. And when she rediscovered an old dream — of becoming a published writer — no one was more supportive of her aspirations than her family. Her children were her greatest cheerleaders and her husband was her biggest supporter. After writing over 40 books and receiving numerous awards and nominations, as well as having books on the USA Today list and consistently on the Waldenbooks bestseller list, her career was indeed a dream come true. Having a fantastic family and fabulous friends, as well as making a living doing the one thing she had loved doing since childhood, she considered herself truly blessed. Beverly died suddenly of heart failure on 21 April 2011.
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