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Karen Wojcik Berner
Worked at Writing and Editing
Attended Dominican University
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Taking a Summer Break
Hope your summer is going well. Between having my sons home, out-of-town lacrosse tournaments, and shuttling the youngest from practice to practice, I can't believe it, but this summer has actually been more hectic than the school year! I've decided to take...
Hope your summer is going well. Between having my sons home, out-of-town lacrosse tournaments, and shuttling the youngest from practice to practice, I can't believe it, but this summer has actually been more hectic than the s...
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Groovy's a Bestseller
I'm happy to announce that A Groovy Kind of Love officially became an Amazon best-selling novel this weekend. It reached #61 on the Romance Literary Fiction list and #79 on the Literary Women's Fiction List. So now, all three of the Bibliophiles novels, as ...
I'm happy to announce that A Groovy Kind of Love officially became an Amazon best-selling novel this weekend. It reached #61 on the Romance Literary Fiction list and #79 on the Literary Women's Fiction List. So now, all thr...
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Twenty Years of Awesome: BBC's 1995 Pride and Prejudice
Stopping for a second in between the seemingly unending tasks left to do in time for my 75-year-old father’s move, I plopped onto the love seat, careful not to drop the turkey and provolone sandwich on a pretzel bun I had just thrown together for a quick lu...
Stopping for a second in between the seemingly unending tasks left to do in time for my 75-year-old father’s move, I plopped onto the love seat, careful not to drop the turkey and provolone sandwich on a pretzel bun I had jus...
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Join Me Over at Indies Unlimited
Today, I'm guest blogging on Indies Unlimited, a fantastic blog that provides a treasure trove of information on the business of publishing. To read my piece on book tours, click here . My thanks to Kyle and the staff over at Indies Unlimited for all they do.
Today, I'm guest blogging on Indies Unlimited, a fantastic blog that provides a treasure trove of information on the business of publishing. To read my piece on book tours, click here. My thanks to Kyle and the staff over at ...
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Groovy Called 'The Perfect Summer Read'
Greetings, Bibliophiles. Hope you are enjoying your summer. A Groovy Kind of Love   received some nice words from Windy City Reviews last week. " A Groovy Kind of Love is the third and last book of Karen Wojcik Bernerʼs Bibliophiles trilogy. This unlikely l...
Greetings, Bibliophiles. Hope you are enjoying your summer. A Groovy Kind of Love received some nice words from Windy City Reviews last week. "A Groovy Kind of Love is the third and last book of Karen Wojcik Bernerʼs Biblioph...
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Reflections, Mother's Day 2015
Spring has definitely sprung in Chicagoland. The crabapple tree outside my kitchen window has begun exchanging its gorgeous magenta flowers for green leafy branches. That tree inspired me to include one just like it in A Groovy Kind of Love . It’s the tree ...
Spring has definitely sprung in Chicagoland. The crabapple tree outside my kitchen window has begun exchanging its gorgeous magenta flowers for green leafy branches. That tree inspired me to include one just like it in A Gr...
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Ten Things I Love About Shakespeare
Today is William Shakespeare’s birthday. A ripe, old 451 years of age, the Bard still resonates in readers’ souls in a way that few can. What is it about Shakespeare that makes his work still so relevant? For me, it’s how he illustrates the human condition ...
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Spring Break
This year has been flying by. It seems we say that every year. If last year were a person, she’d be one crazy bitch. And the insanity extended well into 2015 with the release of A Groovy Kind of Love . I burned myself out, both professionally and personally...
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Celebrating Five Years
Today marks the fifth anniversary of the release of my first novel, A Whisper to a Scream . Five years ago, I uploaded my story on Kindle, pressed “Publish” and crossed my fingers. I had no idea what I was doing. I started learning about this relatively new...
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Writer, editor, novelist
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Chicagoland
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Mom. Writer. Stuck in the suburbs. Planning my escape.
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Contemporary fiction with a sprinkling of the classics.
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Karen Wojcik Berner writes contemporary women’s fiction, including the Bibliophiles series. An award-winning journalist, her work has appeared in several magazines, newspapers, and blogs. She is a member of the Chicago Writers’ Association. When not writing, she can be found on the sidelines of her youngest’s football or lacrosse games, discussing the Celts with the oldest, or snuggling into a favorite reading chair with a good book and some tea.
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  • Dominican University
    English and Communications
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