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Cherie Magnus
Attended Birmingham HS, UCLA, Immaculate Heart
Lives in Los Angeles, CA
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ARABESQUE is a FREE Download Today Through Sunday in Honor of Mother's Day
From We Love Memoirs : FREE FREE FREE FREEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!! Well I've just gone and snapped this right up! Our  Cherie Magnus 's book 'Arabesque: Dancing on the Edge in Los Angeles' which forms the prequel to her memoir 'Church of Tango' is FREE from TODAY...
From We Love Memoirs: FREE FREE FREE FREEEEEEEEEEEEEEE!!!!! Well I've just gone and snapped this right up! Our Cherie Magnus's book 'Arabesque: Dancing on the Edge in Los Angeles' which forms the prequel to her memoi...
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That is so great! Happy Mother/s Day and gm day

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"HEATHER DANCES" REVIEW
HEATHER DESAULNIERS Dance memoirs have had an uptick in recent years; this personal recollection format gaining significant traction and increased popularity from authors and readers alike. Contributions have come from all over the field - some dancers, som...
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Library Journal Selection
From a letter I just received: "Congratulations-your book, The Church of Tango, has been accepted into Library Journal's curated SELF-e collections! As your book is a featured selection we look forward to sharing it with subscribing libraries all over the c...
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Celebrate Valentine's Day with a book signing and reading from my latest memoir, Arabesque: Dancing on the Edge in Los Angeles. Come hear about 1960 L.A. from the point of view of a UCLA student who was there!
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I will be at a 5K.  Hope you have a great turnout.

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Outtake from The Church of Tango: a Memoir: Mexico
Loco en San Miguel And those who were seen dancing were thought to be insane by those who could not hear the music.  ~Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche       El Dia de los Locos  is a happening every June in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Although it is celebrate...
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Giveaway & Review of Journey Through France and Life
BOOK REVIEW As the dichotomy-- France and Life --of the title indicates, this book is really two different stories--several trips to France with lush diary descriptions of every meal eaten and tourist site visited; and, the personal story of the author deal...
BOOK REVIEW As the dichotomy--France and Life--of the title indicates, this book is really two different stories--several trips to France with lush diary descriptions of every meal eaten and tourist site visited; and, the p...
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Spotlight on Scent of Triumph plus Giveaway!
Scent of Triumph: A Novel of Perfume And Passion (historical novel) Author Jan Moran on Tour March 28-April 16 with Release date: March 31, 2015 at St. Martinís Press 384 pages ISBN: 9781250048905 Authorís website | Goodreads * SYNOPSIS Perfume is the ess...
Scent of Triumph: A Novel of Perfume And Passion (historical novel) Author Jan Moran on Tour March 28-April 16 with Release date: March 31, 2015 at St. Martinís Press 384 pages ISBN: 9781250048905 Authorís website | ...
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Indie California -- Discovering Local Authors
Because I was a Library Journal  professional reviewer for nine years, I'm especially pleased that my first memoir, The Church of Tango , was highlighted by Library Journal as a quality read on BiblioBoard's mobile digital library. In fact, it is the only o...
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Valentine Blog Hop of Indie Authors
Often authors who indie publish their work themselves, or self-publish, are discriminated against by reviewers, readers, and book stores. There are many reasons for this, and it's true that standards are a little lower in terms of editing and proofing, than...
Often authors who indie publish their work themselves, or self-publish, are discriminated against by reviewers, readers, and book stores. There are many reasons for this, and it's true that standards are a little lower in ter...
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Outtake from The Church of Tango: Cuba
LAST DANCE IN HAVANA                                                              The love I have for you I cannot deny My mouth is watering I just can’t help myself. --”Chan Chan” by Compay Segundo Am I dreaming or on the moon? Havana at night is surreal. ...
LAST DANCE IN HAVANA                                                             The love I have for you I cannot deny My mouth is watering I just can’t help myself. --”Chan Chan” by Compay Segundo Am I dreaming or o...
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Valentine's Day Book Reading & Signing
Come to the Los Feliz Library on February 14, 2015 , for a Valentine's presentation--reading and signing--of Arabesque: Dancing on the Edge in Los Angeles . ( The Church of Tango will also be available.) The publication of Arabesque  (December 11, 2014) wil...
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Cherie, I ordered and read your book and really enjoyed it. At some point, I need to reread "The Church of Tango" just to catch up. So, volume 3 of the memoirs is due... when? Besos.

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Breathless in Beynac from Passing Through
Passing Through: Stories and Art About the Road Less Traveled Breathless in Beynac  by Cherie Magnus At the foot of Chateau Beynac, I watch  the swallows soar and wheel, catching thermals, gliding over the River Dordogne. The Chateau crowns steep cliffs tha...
Passing Through: Stories and Art About the Road Less Traveled Breathless in Beynac  by Cherie Magnus At the foot of Chateau Beynac, I watch the swallows soar and wheel, catching thermals, gliding over the River Dordogne...
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Education
  • Birmingham HS, UCLA, Immaculate Heart
    A.B., M.L.S.
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Female
Other names
Cherie LaGess, Cherie Zarookian
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Expatriate tango teacher in Buenos Aires since 2003
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Author of The Church of Tango: a Memoir
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tango dancer and teacher, writer
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Los Angeles, CA
Previously
Buenos Aires, AR - San Miguel de Allende, Mexico - Paris, France - Evian-les-Bains, France
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