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Lesley Kagen
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THE GREAT AMERICAN READ
THE GREAT AMERICAN READ
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WRITING AND MENTORING AND COACHING AND TEACHING, OH MY
For all who have been kind enough to ask . . . "Hey, what's up?" I've been working on my next novel--(See the bit I previously posted.)  Set in Summit, Wisconsin in 1960, The Sweet Bye and Bye is nostalgic, character and voice-driven, poignant, funny, insig...
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SUMMER OF '60
With summer drawing to a close, I'd like to thank all the readers who have enjoyed my newest novels, THE MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY and LAND OF A HUNDRED WONDERS. And for those of you who are wondering what I'm working on now, here's a little bit of SUMMER O...
SUMMER OF '60
SUMMER OF '60
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SUMMER OF '60
What I'm working on now!                                                                   Prologue              I will never forget the sound
Frankie’s leg made when it snapped in two. She didn’t blame
me at the time, and to the best of my knowledge, still...
SUMMER OF '60
SUMMER OF '60
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LAND OF A HUNDRED WONDERS
A love story that's near and dear to my heart. Here's what it's about: Brain damaged after a tragic car accident that took both her parents, Gibby McGraw is now NQR (Not Quite Right), a real challenge for a fledgling newspaper reporter. Especially when she ...
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HAPPY 10th BIRTHDAY WHISTLING IN THE DARK!
Wow. Just wow. After 156 rejections for representation, scores of "passes" by publishers, against all odds . . . my debut novel became a New York Times bestseller now in its 17th printing. This is so profoundly moving to me, for once, there are now words.  
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MIRACLES AND MEMORY AND COWBOYS, OH MY
COMING SOON!
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A HEARTBREAKER
When I sat down to write THE MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY it was with the same intent that I bring to all my stories. In this case, it was my desire to tell the tale of two young girls. Sisters. Kids who only have each other, or perceive that to be the truth, ...
A HEARTBREAKER
A HEARTBREAKER
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ALWAYS FUN
THE MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY launch party is right around the corner. Wednesday, February 1, 7:00 pm at Boswell Bookshop in Milwaukee. Be there or be square. 
ALWAYS FUN
ALWAYS FUN
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WARNING!
Rather than featuring quotes from other writers, I believe all books should come with a warning label. Here's the one THE MUTUAL ADMIRATION SOCIETY would have printed on the front cover: Potential Reader: This book is written for those above average intelli...
WARNING!
WARNING!
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