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Temple’s first book is a best-selling and award-BRAG Medallionwinning memoir called Warrior Patient: How to Beat Deadly Diseases With Laughter, Good Doctors, Love, and Guts.
It received a B.R.A.G. Medallion, and it also won a 2015 Gold Medal at the Reader’s Gold MedalFavorite Book Awards in Miami, Florida. At times, it has been #1 on several Amazon best-seller lists.



Wrinkled Heartbeats is the first novel in Temple’s Heartbeat series. Midwest Book Reviews has called it: “a deftly crafted and extraordinary novel, very highly recommended.”

It was recently chosen as a Finalist in the prestigious 2016 Next Generation Indie Book Awards. It received the award as one of the best First Novels of the year.

It has also won the Silver Medal in the crowded Action Fiction category at the Readers Favorite Book Awards in Miami.

The story is about a war hero who stumbles into a web of money-laundering, lies, and deadly secrets. It includes the“Gator Pole,” a painful way to make people disappear in Florida’s famous River of Grass,the Everglades.

A very generous offer to buy the hero’s luxury home includes an wrinkledexpiration date on his life. The only person who can save him is the person hired to kill him.

For the warrior, one of the bloodiest and coldest battles in the history of the UnitedStates Marine Corps becomes a life-threatening allegory in the tropical paradise of the Palm Beaches.

Wrinkled Heartbeats has been awarded the coveted Awesome Indies Approval Badge.“This signals that a book has been crafted to the editorial standards of major publishers. This shows readers that they can trust that the book is a professional product badgeworthy of their attention.”

In October 2016, the second book in the stand-alone series was published: Poison Heartbeats. ISIL, the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, will try to “poison the well” of America. The terrorists pick the Jackson River in northwestern Virginia as their target. If the jihadists succeed, thousand will die, and millions will shrink from the life-threatening terror of a glass of water.

Poison Heartbeats follows the paths of two twins born in war-torn Nuristan, Afghanistan. One beocomes a holy warrior of the terroristorganization, ISIL (synonymous with ISIS, but claiming a larger territory in the middle east). The other twin becomes a not-so-all-American girl who falls in love with the director of homeland security’s “Poison Well” unit.


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