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Deirdre Riordan Hall
Young Adult & New Adult Author
Young Adult & New Adult Author

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How Not to Fall in Love Release!
Not only is it Valentine's Day, it's also release day! Happy book birthday to How Not to Fall in Love ! This romantic comedy is the follow up to Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told . It's told from Katya's perspective, Navy's best friend.  Whereas Navy is sw...

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How Not to Fall in Love Cover Reveal & Giveaway!
When I was writing Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told , my attention repeatedly turned to Katya, Navy's bestie. She has a vibrant personality, which is at times, almost the opposite of Navy's more reserved nature.  Where Navy is a hopeless romantic, Katya d...

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Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told Release Day!
Hip, hip, hooray! It's release day!  Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told is free and in the wild, ready to warm hearts, make you cry... and, mostly make you laugh; it's a romantic comedy, after all.  Oh, and it's women's fiction. As you know I've most recent...

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The Love, Hate, and Other Lies We Told COVER REVEAL!
What happens when you combine love, hate, lies, fiction, and me?  You get confetti!  Confetti makes me happy, especially the custom made blends from The Confetti Bar !  Jessica Serra Huizenga , an indie author, a unicorn, and all around fabulous gal created...

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Welcome 2017!
Happy, happy New Year! I'm so excited for things to come in the coming months.  Why?  Although I do a lot of talking and writing, my word of the year is LISTEN .  Listening means to being more present to each passing moment and not let them flurry by.  List...

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2016 Backward and Forward
Looking back, 2016 was an
okay year as far as years go. It's hard to quantify an entire three-hundred-sixty-six
days. It's a leap year so we got a bonus twenty-four hours! It's slightly
overwhelming and I almost don't know where to begin, which sums up wher...

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A Holiday Hello
I want to wish you a wonderful holiday season and a Merry Christmas!  I'll be back next week with a look at this past year and what's on the horizon for next year. Hint, big things! Here's a writerly snapshot for now: The release of Pearl , my second YA wit...

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Sugar's Christmas Wish List
Sugar's Christmas Wish List: a mixture of goodies and goodwill for everyone in the world (in no particular order as told by the character Sugar from the young adult novel, SUGAR .) 1. A massage for service worker's, preferably after their shift: food server...

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Introducing, the Essential Oil Enthusiast!
I LOVE OILS! Christmas ideas!

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Happy Thanksgiving!
What am I grateful for this year? I'm incredibly thankful for my family, friends, health, home, freedom, and career, but for fun, I'll list a few of the things I'm particularly grateful for today: (I borrowed a portion of this list from   this site .) What ...
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