“I’m a multi-genre writer: If my mill working relatives wove fabric, I weave words.”

Relocating for Retirement?

Do not leave home before reading Boomerrrang!

A MUST-HAVE GUIDE FOR THOSE SERIOUSLY SEARCHING FOR THEIR RETIREMENT HOME

This amazing adventure of two Baby Boomers who found their dream home in one of the trendiest retirement towns in America – and why they came back – is written with heart and brimming with expert advice from a successful six-figure Realtor.


Book ready for delivery end of January, 2018. Shipping rates apply only in the lower 48 states. For orders elsewhere, contact Colleen at colleenkellymellor@gmail.com before ordering. Tell Colleen if you wish her to sign book and/or personalize to buyer or another!

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