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Mona Hodgson
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Attended Mt. San Jacinto Community College District
Lives in Arizona
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I'm excited to introduce book #37. Darla Taggart, a secondary character in Two Brides Too Many, returns readers to Cripple Creek, Colorado, in Something Blue, a novella in The Heirloom Brides Collection
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The #ChristyAward  for The Story Keeper. Congrats, Lisa!
 
The Story Keeper won the #ChristyAward for best contemporary fiction! So proud!
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Want to say something healing to a friend battling an ongoing illness? Margaret Feinberg is on it!
Today, I’m thrilled to announce the first set of When You Don’t Know What to Say greeting cards are available in our store.
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I came home from Thailand and Burma with a fresh perspective on giving thanks. A blog post
The day before Thanksgiving I traveled home from Thailand and Burma with a fresh perspective on thanksgiving, a fresh view of the sacrifice of praise.
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My first Christmas story is available today from Guideposts Books. Look for THE FAMILY QUILT in A Cup of Christmas Cheer Volume 3.
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60, the new 59. Funny, what we dream about at 16 and reflect on at 60.
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Exciting book news for TOO RICH FOR A BRIDE--the German Version is the #1 Bestseller on GerthMedien's fiction list!
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Headed to Sis Cindy's for our family Thanksgiving celebration this week, my heart full of gratitude.
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An interview for CAN (Christian Authors Network) Tips from the Pros: Mona Hodgson
Greetings from Sarah Sundin in California! Today I have the honor of interviewing Mona Hodgson, author of almost forty fiction and nonfiction books! Mona also gives back to the writing community. I...
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Ever heard again and again how important a story opening is? Ever closed the cover of a novel when the opening paragraph didn't draw you in?

 Faculty member for the Mount Hermon Christian Writers' Conference, Joe Bentz, has a blog post for you!

http://www.mounthermon.org/blog/writers/2015/02/creating-the-perfect-opening-for-a-novel/
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Meet Elizabeth a Bible woman surprised by God's amazing ways. One of 12 Favorite Bible Women Celebrated in Poetry.
ELIZABETH A Woman Blessed by God’s Surprising Ways   I thought I knew God. Then He surprised me. Me, well along in years, ripe with child? A son. When Mary stood before me bright as afternoon sunshine, I knew God’s gift of surprise had touched her life, too. Each of us carrying sons. Mine, the …
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Congratulations to Lisa St, who won the drawing on my blog for a copy of My Bible Animals Storybook by Dandi Mackall. www.monahodgson.com/blog
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Author and Speaker
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Writing, Storytelling, Speaking, Blogging
Employment
  • Author and Speaker
    Historical Novelist, 1987 - present
    Freelance author of Historical Women's Fiction set in the American West, 1800s. Public speaker for schools, library conferences, writers' conferences, book clubs, and women's groups.
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Arizona
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Author of Historical FIction and Children's Books, and Speaker
Introduction
I am the author of the The Sinclair Sisters of Cripple Creek Series, The Quilted Heart omnibus, and Prairie Song, all with WaterBrook Press, Bedtime in the Southwest, six Zonderkidz I Can Read Books, Real Girls of the Bible: A 31-Day Devotional, and nearly thirty other books. I speak at schools, book clubs, writers' conferences, and Christian women's retreats. 
Bragging rights
Survived 27 years in the publishing industry. And my hubby survived 42 years of marriage...and still counting.
Education
  • Mt. San Jacinto Community College District
    Associate of Arts Degree, 1991
    Graduate, Creative Writing
  • Yavapai College
    Creative Writing, 1989 - 1990
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Female
Other names
Mona Gansberg