Lawrence M. Schoen




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Lawrence M. Schoen

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Lawrence M. Schoen holds a Ph.D. in cognitive psychology, with a special focus in psycholinguistics. He spent ten years as a college professor, and has done extensive research in the areas of human memory and language. His background in the study of human behavior and the mind provide a principal metaphor for his fiction. He currently works as the director of research and chief compliance officer for a series of mental health and addiction recovery facilities in Philadelphia.
He's also one of the world's foremost authorities on the Klingon language, and since 1992 has championed the exploration of this constructed tongue and lectured on this unique topic throughout the world. In addition, he's the publisher behind a speculative fiction small...more


I am very happy to say that for the second year in a row I have been nominated for a Nebula Award. Thank you to the many SFWA members who took the time to read my novella. Bigger thanks to those who then found it worthy of a nomination.

As previously, the nominated work is in the novella category and is another tale from my Amazing Conroy stories. It's entitled "Trial of the Century," and appear... Read more of this blog post »
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Trial of the Century
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Savannah Lawrence, thank you for the friendship..


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Ken Hi Lawrence :) Thanks for adding me :)


Harlequin Books Hello Lawrence, it is a pleasure to meet you. If you ever have any questions about Harlequin or our books, please feel free to ask.

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VampireNovelFan Thanks for the friendvite, Lawrence! Happy reading and best of luck with your writing!

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Melissa Thanks for the friend request! I know, it's a hard question to answer! Looking forward to sharing books with you!

Melissa


Taznim thanks for the add!


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Carly Hey Lawrence, Thanks for the friendship :)


Lawrence Schoen Haylee wrote: "Hello, how are you? Thanks for the friend request! Look forward to discussing books with you
-Haylee"


Hi, Haylee. As a GoodReads Author, I just wanted to say "thank you" for being a GoodReads Librarian.


Haylee Hello, how are you? Thanks for the friend request! Look forward to discussing books with you
-Haylee


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Becca Hi Lawrence :D


Cheryl Landmark Thanks for the friend request, Lawrence.


Natasha Thank you for connecting with me, Its so good to have another book loving reader as a goodreads friend. I look forward to sharing my love of books with you. Please check out my book blog "Where Every Book = A New Adventure", if you haven't already. -♥-


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