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Mary E. Pearson

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I suppose I have always been enamored with story and character. My mother tells me I could be the most annoying little kid, waking up each day as a new character. Every morning she would have to ask me "who" I was for that day, because unless properly addressed I refused to answer anyone.

One time when I was about four years old, my parents were out shopping at Sears. They each thought the other had me by the hand when in fact I was exploring my own aisle (translation: I was lost!) Two salesladies found me and sat me on the counter, asking me my name so they could page my parents. I remember their consternation when I would only answer "Little Red Riding Hood." They couldn't shake my real name out of me no how, no way. I knew the value of p...more


The Kiss of Deception has been out for one month today!

It's been a crazy whirlwind month and I've been overwhelmed with all the support and enthusiasm for The Remnant Chronicles. Thank you! To celebrate, I'm giving away a signed copy of The Kiss of Deception, a signed bookmark, the gorgeous map poster, and I'll probably throw in an extra surprise or two.
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The Fox Inheritance by Mary E. Pearson
" Two hundred and sixty years ago, Locke, Kara and Jenna were in a terrible car accident. Thankfully, Jenna's father was a renowned scientist and was able to use his bio gel to bring her back to the living. Unfortunately, Kara and Locke had less tha... " Read more of this review »
The Fox Inheritance by Mary E. Pearson
" Excellent book, better than the first one. Sixteen year old Locke has awakened in a new stronger, taller body that looks just like the one he had before his fatal car accident, 260 years ago. His mind has been implanted in it, a mind that had to e... " Read more of this review »
The Fox Inheritance by Mary E. Pearson
" Mary Pearson picks up pieces of the story left in her 2009 title, The Adoration of Jenna Fox, in spins a new and just as creepy tale of neuroscience and technology gone awry. Two teens, both 'killed' in a car accident, are installed in the comfort... " Read more of this review »
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“Some things aren't meant to be known. Only believed.”
Mary E. Pearson, The Adoration of Jenna Fox

“My timing is off. But I had to get it out. Some things you have to tell, no matter how stupid they may sound. Some things you can't save for later. There might not be a later. ”
Mary E. Pearson, The Adoration of Jenna Fox

“Pieces.
A bit for someone here.
A bit there.
And sometimes they don't add up to anything whole.
But you are so busy dancing.
Delivering.
You don't have time to notice.
Or are afraid to notice.
And then one day you have to look.
And it's true.
All of your pieces fill up other people's holes.
But they don't fill
your own.”
Mary E. Pearson, The Adoration of Jenna Fox
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Mary E. Proud Book Nerd wrote: "Thank you for accepting my friend request! I just finished my ARC of The Kiss of Deception - WOW! I absolutely loved it! I hope I won't have to wait too long for the next book! (What a cliffhanger!)"

Thank you Proud Book Nerd! Wow right back at you--I'm so happy to hear that!! Thanks for the friend request. Great to "meet" you.

Mary


Proud Book Nerd Thank you for accepting my friend request! I just finished my ARC of The Kiss of Deception - WOW! I absolutely loved it! I hope I won't have to wait too long for the next book! (What a cliffhanger!)


Cutter100 Thanks for accepting my friend request! (:


Sangria Thanks for your friendship, Mary! :)


Kathryn hi, I just read your book "addoration of Jenna Fox" and I loved it!
I just have one question that has been bugging me ever since I finished reading the book. Dane, what's his role in this book?
First I thought he was like Jenna but I'm not sure.. I'm really confused.


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