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Lesley Kagen
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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, ...

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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. 

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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...

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BURIED TREASURE
FACT: L ife is not the bowl of cherries you might think it is. At any minute, probably when you least expect it, your life could turn into the pits.  PROOF: Seeing is believing, so c lose your eyes and imagine the funniest, smartest, and handsomest daddy le...

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REVIEWS
Every once in awhile, you get a very, very nice one. Thank you, RT REVIEWS! "One of the most delightfully quirky investigative teams in recent literature. Eleven-year-old Tessie's witty narrative voice lilts with both the innocence of a child and the precoc...

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GRATEFUL BEYOND WORDS


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SO FUN. SO GRATEFUL.
 
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