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About Us

Begin With a Word offers wholesome fiction depicting romance in the backdrop of corporate life, church and community towards the end of the twentieth century, up to contemporary. You will experience life through the eyes of characters that struggle and overcome through faith. You will laugh, cry, argue with characters and celebrate with them, as they grow and mature. 

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The Van Clydens' Family Fortune

Enter into the world of romance, family secrets, corporate politics, intrigues, gossip...Nah! Believers don’t gossip, they just share titbits of news!

About the Author

A writer of wholesome contemporary romance fiction, depicting life towards the end of the twentieth century to the present, I J E Okello incorporates her broad experience and faith to bring to life characters on paper.

Mountain Ridge


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