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Love Story of Missy Carmichael by Beth Morrey

“Saving Missy” Addresses Profound Loneliness

September 1, 2020 4:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Saving Missy, Beth Morrey, Harper Collins - Best-selling debut author, Beth Morrey, was inspired to write her ‘coming-of-old’ novel, The Love Story of Missy Carmichael/Saving Missy, about a lonely woman saved by the people around her, when she got to know her community on maternity leave.


Interview: Queens of Animation Honors Women at Disney

July 1, 2020 4:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Queens of Animation: The Untold Story of the Women Who Transformed the World of Disney and Made Cinematic History, Nathalia Holt, Ph.D., Little, Brown and Company - “From Snow White to Moana, from Pinocchio to Frozen, the animated films of Walt Disney Studios have moved and entertained millions. But few fans know that behind these ground-breaking features was an incredibly influential group of women who fought for respect in an often, ruthless male-dominated industry and who have slipped under the radar for decades.


Book of Lost Friend, Lisa Wingate

Interview: Book of Lost Friends Seeks Family Amid Destruction

June 1, 2020 4:03 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Book of Lost Friends, Lisa Wingate, Ballantine Books - Lisa Wingate, the #1 New York Times bestselling author writes another showstopping historical novel, The Book of Lost Friends which is the dramatic story of three young women searching for family amid the destruction of the post–Civil War South, and of a modern-day teacher who learns of their story and its vital connection to her students’ lives.