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In the fourth grade, Shannon Guymon wandered into the school library and figuratively never came out again. She decided one day to take her love affair with the written word once step further and wrote her first novel, Never Letting Go of Hope.
Shannon grew up all across the United States but has finally found her home in Utah, where she lives with her six children. She enjoys the mountains, gardening, being with her family, and, of course, writing.


So everyone has been raving about my latest cover for Free Fallin' - here it is in case you missed it:

Sherry Gammon is the design genius behind this one. What you might not know is that Sherry is also an awesome writer as well and just does her book covers on the side. She's got a great book that I have to mention because it's just that cool. It's called, Not So Easy.Senior Max Sanchez has it... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.93 · 5,481 ratings · 944 reviews · 27 distinct works · Similar authors
Makeover (Alpine, #1)
3.84 of 5 stars 3.84 avg rating — 829 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
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Taking Chances (Alpine, #2)
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 574 ratings — published 2008 — 2 editions
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You Belong with Me (Love an...
3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 480 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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The Broken Road (Alpine, #3)
3.93 of 5 stars 3.93 avg rating — 389 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Do Over (Alpine, #4)
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 370 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Soul Searching
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 355 ratings — published 2005
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A Trusting Heart
3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 364 ratings — published 2002 — 3 editions
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Come To Me (Love and Trust ...
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 285 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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My Sweetheart (Love and Des...
4.18 of 5 stars 4.18 avg rating — 215 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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Falling for Rayne (Love and...
4.01 of 5 stars 4.01 avg rating — 207 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Shannon's Recent Updates

Shannon Guymon said "yes" to attending Shannon Guymon Swoon Fest
date: March 02, 2015 02:32PM
location: The United States
description: Our last Swoon Fest was so much fun we wanted to do another one. This month we will be reading from one of my favorite authors, Shannon Guymon (aka Katie Lee O’Guinn). I discovered Shannon's books just a couple years ago and she quickly became an autobuy author for me. I hope we can have some fun over the next month reading her books again! And, rumor has it Shannon has a new book coming out this month as well!!

My good friends Kathy Jo (KJ's Book Nook), Katie (Katie's Clean Book Collection) and
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Shannon said: So excited!
Shannon Guymon added a status update: Happy Valentine's Day! To celebrate - I'm offering 7 of my books for $.99 and my newest, My One and Only for $2.99 - Head over to www.shannonguymon.blogspot.com for all the info
" Jen wrote: "Yay! Let it begin! I am sooooooo ready for more books! :)"

Thanks Jen! I'm doing the final edits now :)
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A Passion for Cleo by Shannon Guymon
"Love all these characters and how they go together with the other books and characters that I loved. At one part I was laughing so hard I was crying and I had to back track and explain the book to my kids because they wanted to know what was makin..." Read more of this review »
A Passion for Cleo by Shannon Guymon
"Really enjoyed this ending to the trilogy. I think I liked books 1 & 2 in the series a little more than this one, but only by a hair. This was really great too, and I so badly wanted to see how Cleo's life evolved after she had been put off by..." Read more of this review »
A Passion for Cleo by Shannon Guymon
"oh my!!! I LOVED LOVED LOVED all of the fircrest series books but this one was amazing! I hope we have more to come...cant leave out Asher and Meredith and Pule!!!
Thank you Ms. Guymon for your amazing work!"
Shannon Guymon voted for 1 books on the list Newbery 2015
A Piece of Sky by Ann  Hunter
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Dreaming of Ivy by Shannon Guymon
“We don’t need to be perfect. We just need to be perfect for each other.”
Shannon Guymon
" Awesome suggestions Jen :) The new title will be announced on my blog Monday. "
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“We don’t need to be perfect. We just need to be perfect for each other.”
Shannon Guymon, Dreaming of Ivy

“Why did people have to get their hearts broken before they learned who and what was good for them and who was bad for them?”
Shannon Guymon, Be Mine

“Beauty isn’t a one size fits all. No one is more or less. We’re all just different, which is good, because so are men.”
Shannon Guymon, You Belong with Me

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I'm a sucker for Austen retellings and I think Shannon Guymon would do an amazing job of taking those classic love stories and putting her contemporary spin on them. Which Austen book would you most like to see Shannon reimagine?

Pride & Prejudice
 
  3 votes, 37.5%

Persuasion
 
  3 votes, 37.5%

Emma
 
  2 votes, 25.0%

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