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What Would LaVonda Robinette Do
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Kirsten Maron writes fictional stories and What Would LaVonda Robinette Do? Is her second completed book. 

Kirsten has been creating stories since she first learned to write and at 6 won her first literary and only award with a cunning retelling of Maurice Sendak's Where the Wild Things Are. 

The frustrations of middle age provided Kirsten with the authorial fuel for writing her second book, but of course, unlike LaVonda, she would never actually murder anyone. 

Kirsten lives in rural NSW with her husband and several bossy kangaroos. She is currently working on her third novel; a sequel called What LaVonda Robinette Did Next.

What Would LaVonda Robinette Do?

By Kirsten Maron

RRP: $22.95
ISBN: 9781922444424
Can she really get away with murder?

LaVonda Robinette likes to take charge, and yes, she can be a little bossy, because sometimes that is the only way to get things done. But lately, LaVonda's life is spinning out of her control: Her husband of twenty-five years walks out, she has a horrible run-in with a colleague, and to make matters worse, she experiences her first hot flush in a crowded supermarket. On her birthday.

It is enough to drive a person to murder.

After her colleague is accidentally, but conveniently killed, LaVonda is left in a bit of a state. The appropriate thing to do would be to confess and accept her punishment. And she will. But maybe she could put right a few wrongs first? Not everything is as straight-forward as LaVonda would like though and bumping people off is proving to be rather tricky.

Does she have what it takes?

Will her newfound interest put herself, and her family, in danger?

"This is a totally engaging story! What Would Lavonda Robinette Do is one of those books that is unputdownable. Kirsten Maron has written a book thats going to grab you from page 1 – and you wont be able to put it down until you finish it! Kirsten Maron is an amazing writer I am looking forward to what comes next!" Deborah, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What Would LaVonda Robinette Do? was a terrific read! I thoroughly enjoyed LaVonda and all the characters and found them fun and believable...I absolutely loved it from start to finish and I can’t wait to see what else Kirsten Maron comes out with." Voduri, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"The writing is sharp and funny. This is a subtle, sarcastic kind of humour, rather than laugh out loud. I found it worked well with the murderous themes in the novel and really suited the characters and story. This is a novel that hits its mark." Lorraine, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What a quirky name and title for a book! This was a funny, light and engaging read which kept me entertained for the entire book. I really enjoyed reading this story about LaVonda who has enough things thrown at her in a short space of time to make her want to kill some people...There were a few little surprises and twists throughout the book and a big one at the end I didn’t see coming. Overall, a great read which will make readers smile and have a chuckle." Tracy, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What would LaVonda Robinette Do? by Kirsten Maron was a very different book to I would normally read. It was good to try a different style and I must say well worth the read...I would never have thought that the dreaded menopause and murder would work so well together in a books story line. With a complete twist that you need to read the book to the end to uncover. A twist that I was not expecting at all!" Marisa, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What a funny light hearted book. So well written and easy to read! The characters were well conveyed to the reader as well. Cannot recommend this book enough." Stacee, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What would LaVonda Robinette do? This was such a delight to read. Very light and so quirky, I giggled on every turn of the page. I found it very relatable and really took a liking to LaVonda...I would highly recommend this book to anyone and because it was so hard to put down, you will finish quite quickly. Go LaVonda!!" Kaylene, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"What Would LaVonda Robinette Do is an engaging and witty read filled with fierce and fabulous females, a storyline that will have you laughing out loud and a twist that I didn’t see coming." Veronica, Book reviewer from Beauty and Lace.

"A fresh and immensely enjoyable read by a new Australian writer who has a flair for the dialogue and intrigue a wonderful tale such as this requires...absolutely brilliant..." - Simone, IndieBook Reviewer

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