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The Thief of Small Things

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David Henderson's parents were splitting up, and David was off to stay for a few weeks with his favorite grandfather in the city while his mom and dad sorted out a few things. David was not happy with this abrupt change in his life, but had decided there was nothing to do but go with it. He loved visiting his grandfather, and figured he would at least spend the two-week visit having some fun.

But soon a small mystery cropped up, followed by a meeting with someone new and special. And in almost no time, David's world was to change forever.

Copyright © 2020 Geron Kees; All Rights Reserved.

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  • Action Packed 4
  • Addictive/Pacing 23
  • Characters 31
  • Chills 0
  • Cliffhanger 9
  • Compelling 3
  • Feel-Good 4
  • Humor 3
  • Smoldering 6
  • Tearjerker 11
  • Unique 19
  • World Building 8

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  • 1. Chapter 1
    • 3,981 Words
  • 2. Chapter 2
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  • 3. Chapter 3
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  • 4. Chapter 4
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  • 5. Chapter 5
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  • 6. Chapter 6
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  • 7. Chapter 7
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  • 8. Chapter 8
    • 4,918 Words
  • 9. Chapter 9
    • 4,010 Words
  • 10. Chapter 10
    • 2,502 Words

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· Edited by raven1

   3 of 3 members found this review helpful 3 / 3 members

The Thief Of Small Things does steal some very small things, until he steals something very big.  This is a wonderful romance with a small mystery thrown in for good measure.  It is a wonderful story that is filled with love.  You'll adore the characters and want more.  What you definitely will get is a sweet ending.

Response from the author:

Thank you! :)


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   4 of 4 members found this review helpful 4 / 4 members

A wonderfully unique romantic story with elements of mystery and suspense. Would I recommend it? A definite yes. Would I read it again? Another definite yes. All I will say to others readers read it and keep an open mind and you will enjoy and love it as much as I and other reviewers have.

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   6 of 6 members found this review helpful 6 / 6 members

A wonderful story. Thank you for sharing it with us!

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   9 of 9 members found this review helpful 9 / 9 members

This is such an adorable story that I just want to hug it.  There's mystery, emotion, and a very sweet romance, but there's also a delightful sense of discovery as David explores the city with his kindly grandfather.  Above all, there is the building, a wonderful and mysterious place with new sights to capture the imagination around every corner.  Geron is in full command of his storytelling powers here, with richly-detailed descriptions, appealing characters, and maybe a nod and a wink to E.L. Konigsburg along the way.  My only regret was when it was over.  A very rewarding read.  

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   7 of 7 members found this review helpful 7 / 7 members

This is a fantastic story from Geron that is a romance.

The tale starts in the beautiful Boltfort building with David and his Grandfather. What follows is a wonderful story of discovery, love and a little bit of mystery. We get a glimpse of New York and places to visit in this fantastic tale.

Geron has crafted another gem of a story that I highly recommend.

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   6 of 6 members found this review helpful 6 / 6 members

Unusually for Geron, this is a romance, not a fantasy story.

While the human characters are well-drawn and unique, the Boltfort building is an engaging and fascinating character in itself. The loving and detailed descriptions of New York City almost make me hate the city less.

We get to know David and his grandfather as we figure out a non-mystery puzzle.

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   8 of 8 members found this review helpful 8 / 8 members

I most heartily recommend this sweet and engaging story. Geron is a superb writer who has crafted another gem. Cheers!

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   9 of 9 members found this review helpful 9 / 9 members

This is wonderful story of discovery, love and a bit of mystery. The way Geron builds characters and presents detail of both characters and places add a real life feeling to his story. If you would like a very warming story on a cold night, this will definitely warm you up. It will also give you a small look into the feeling of a large city with some amazing things to visit and admire. If I were able I would give it more than 🌟🌟🌟🌟🌟.

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