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y separately published work icon The Blinding Light single work   novel   romance  
Is part of The Tav Series Renae Kaye , 2014 series - author novel (number 1 in series)
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 The Blinding Light
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'Jake Manning’s smart mouth frequently gets him into trouble. Because of it, he can’t hold a job. Combined with some bad luck, it's prevented him from keeping steady employment. A huge debt looms over him, and alone he shoulders the care of his alcoholic mother and three younger sisters. When a housekeeping position opens, Jake’s so desperate he leaps at the opportunity. On landing, he finds his new boss, Patrick Stanford, a fussy, arrogant, rude… and blind man.

'Born without sight, Patrick is used to being accommodated, but he’s met his match with Jake, who doesn’t take any of his crap and threatens to swap all the braille labels on his groceries and run off with his guide dog unless he behaves.

'Jake gets a kick out of Patrick. Things are looking up: the girls are starting their own lives and his mum’s sobriety might stick this time. He’s sacrificed everything for his family; maybe it’s time for him to live his life and start a relationship with Patrick. When his mother needs him, guilt makes his choice between family and Patrick difficult, and Jake must realize he’s not alone anymore.'

Source: Publisher's blurb.

Affiliation Notes

  • Writing Disability in Australia:

    Type of disability Blindness.
    Type of character Primary.
    Point of view First person.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Tallahassee, Florida,
      c
      United States of America (USA),
      c
      Americas,
      :
      Dreamspinner Press ,
      2014 .
      image of person or book cover 8664412138198452977.png
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: 210p.p.
      Note/s:
      • Published 14 July 2014.
      ISBN: 9781627988124
Last amended 19 Mar 2018 10:16:47
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  • East Fremantle, Fremantle area, South West Perth, Perth, Western Australia,
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