L P Budish
"Aspiring Author of Adult Romance"
The true head of the Jung household…elegant, intelligent, loving, nurturing, yet firm.
Christopher’s Godfather, a decorated United States Marine who served with Edmund. He is also the suave Godfather of the Milwaukee Mafia…and a “fixer.”
A classless pawn who ultimately becomes obsessed with Kathryn and wants more than friendship.
A Milwaukee native, Gunny is a robust, tough-minded career senior noncommissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps who is assigned to the NROTC program at Marquette University and befriends Christopher and Kathryn.
An attractive, sheltered young woman coming of age who finds her true love and becomes his pawn, while at the same time, begins searching for her biological mother and true identity.
A voluptuous, impertinent, but lackluster drama queen who invades Christopher and Kathryn’s domain.
A ruggedly handsome young commissioned officer in the United States Marine Corps currently assigned to the NROTC program at Marquette University, where he is also a law student. He invites Kathryn to be his pawn.
Kathryn Kelly chooses to accept Christopher’s offer to be his pawn.
Christopher’s Pawn is a unique adult love story felt from the heart and seen through the eyes of Kathryn Kelly, a sheltered, adopted daughter, who begins her romantic journey when she meets Lieutenant Christopher Jung, United States Marine Corps. She is attracted to his charmingly good looks, yet stern, demanding, and
unyielding personality. Their mutual interest in the game of chess brings new meaning to the term winners and losers. Over time Christopher discovers that Kathryn is a scamp with many amusing idiosyncrasies...Kathryn
soon discovers the consequences of being a scamp.
After a tragic loss Kathryn begins a quest for her true identity, suffering through the trials and tribulations in
searching for her biological parents.
Taking place in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in the late 1970s, Kathryn is introduced to a cast of characters...some with devious intent, others who are firm, loving, supportive, and protective.
An adult love story about a young woman in love with a US Marine who together come to terms with their past
as they begin to “improvise, adapt, and overcome,” discovering the real meaning of the Marine Corps
motto “Semper Fidelis.”
The distinguished looking king of the Jung household and father of Christopher who is a decorated war hero having served in the Marines. He practices law as a successful criminal defense attorney and consigliere to the head of the Milwaukee-based Mafia.
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