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THE LAST WORD
by Samantha Hastings

Book Specs:
Hardcover: 272 pages
Publisher: Swoon Reads / Feiwel and Friends / Macmillan
Publication date: July 9, 2019
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1250301882
ISBN-13: 978-1250301888 

Book Synopsis:

Where one story ends, another begins.

1861. Miss Lucinda Leavitt is shocked when she learns the author of her favorite serialized novel has died before completing the story. Determined to learn how it ends, Lucinda reluctantly enlists the help of her father’s young business partner, Mr. David Randall, to track down the reclusive author’s former whereabouts.

David is a successful young businessman, but is overwhelmed by his workload. He is eager to prove to the worldand to himselfthat he's capable of following in his late father's footsteps. He doesn’t have the time, nor the interest, for this endeavor, but Lucinda is not the type to take no for an answer.

Their search for the elusive Mrs. Smith and the rightful ending to her novel leads Lucinda and David around the country, but the truths they discover about themselves—and each other—are anything but fictional.


Biography:
Samantha Hastings has degrees from Brigham Young University, the University of Reading (Berkshire, England), and the University of North Texas. She met her husband in a turkey sandwich line. They live in Salt Lake City, Utah, where she spends most of her time reading, eating popcorn, and chasing her kids. The Last Word is her debut novel.

Social Media Links:
Instagram: @samanthahastingsauthor
Twitter: @HastingSamantha
Facebook: @SamanthaHastingsAuthor
Goodreads: https://bit.ly/2zSmEDD

Purchase Links:
Amazon: https://amzn.to/2RssemT
Book Depository: https://bit.ly/2rIgEbD 
Barnes and Noble: https://bit.ly/2RtQU1a
BooksaMillion: https://bit.ly/2BR0KjW 
IndieBound: https://bit.ly/2P9uwpt  
Signed Copy from The King's English: https://bit.ly/2UoyzAZ

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