Masquerade

Masquerade
Author: 
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ISBN10: 
141520053X
ISBN13: 
9781415200537
Pages: 
317
Published: 
January 1st 2008 by Umuzi
Rating: 
3.56

"It was never my intention to write my own story at this stage. After the publication of Confessions of a Gambler, however, and all the hoopla and hype around it, especially as it pertained to the main character in the book and whether the story is a true one or not, I looked into my heart long and hard - who are you, Rayda Jacobs? - and thought it better to write it now."

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