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Amber Polo

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As a quirky librarian I love bringing to my books a look into another world with a little humor and a story to keep pages turning. My new series "The Shapeshifters' Library" features a library full of librarians and dog-shifters trying to stay one step ahead of the book-burning werewolves.
Book 1 "Released," Book 2 "Retrieved," Book 3 "Recovered," and Book 4 "Reprinted."

I'm also really good at relaxing people, so my latest book Contains all the tips a librarian/yoga teacher wants writers and readers to know. I wrote "Relaxing the Writer" to help everyone to sits to read and writes and recorded my relaxation CDs "Relaxing the Writer Relaxation" to offer a way to learn to release stress!

I've written 2 romance novels, one with a paranormal twis
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Clarkdale’s Dog Days of Summer


Clarkdale’s celebration of all things canine included:
bobbing for hotdogs Chihuahua races Yappy Hour with chicken broth ice cube shots and more...
Organized and hosted by the Clarkdale Downtown Business Alliance with proceeds to benefit the Verde Valley Humane Society.


Greyhound Pets of Arizona Greyhound rescue Dogs Bobbing for Hotdogs

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Released (The Shapeshifters...
3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 76 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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Retrieved (The Shapeshifter...
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Recovered (The Shapeshifter...
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Heads in the Clouds
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Relaxing the Writer: Guideb...
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Christmas on Wherever Island
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From Latte to Love
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Hearts in the Vortex
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"A beautiful story not just hidden within another story but a story hidden in a maze of stories within a story.

I really wanted to love this book but the author/editor made it such hard work to follow the plot that I can't recommend it to anyone exc..." Read more of this review »
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"Always looking for the new and interesting twists to how we look at the fictitious world of supernatural creatures, I was pleased to see that the author had done what I most love about Urban Fantasy. Ms. Polo has taken the old, tired mythology of..." Read more of this review »
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Amber Polo Hi Normalene,
Would love to send it to you. And Book 4!
May I send them to you through the library courier?
Amber

Normalene wrote: "Hi Amber,
Can you donate your third book (Recovered) to the library so I can find out what happens? Please?

Normalene Zeeman
Adult Services Lead Librarian
Prescott Public Library"



Normalene Hi Amber,
Can you donate your third book (Recovered) to the library so I can find out what happens? Please?

Normalene Zeeman
Adult Services Lead Librarian
Prescott Public Library


Melissa (ladybug) Hello Amber. :D Thank you for the friendship request. That is my dream job (Librarian) and my picture is of my Maltese mix puppy dog. (6yrs old) His name is Orion McDervish. :D


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