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John H. Sibley

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John H. Sibley is a accomplished artist/author. Art and music have always been a part of his life. He grew up in a Chicago household listening to his father play the Boogie Woogie on his Steinway Grand Piano. His father was offered a gig with the Count Basie Band but he opted to marry and raise a family. John credits his cousin Levi, who is now blind,for mentoring
him in art.
His sci-fi novel BODYSLICK (he created 52 illustrations ) was published in 2008 by Vibe/Kensington in New York. Articles written and about Mr. Sibley has been in numerous publications: " To keep me reading is truly saying something." John W. Fountain, New York Times
"With creative writers like Sibley the sky is the limit." Rob Kenner,Vibe fiction editor
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" Dr. Carver's "Lost Notebook' confiscated by the U. S. government"

" Haunting, powerful, mysterious--a must read peek into the mind of a scientific genius." Maria

As we approach Black History month in February, I think my story about George Washington Carver, perhaps one of America's most unlikely scientist, who was born a slave in 1864 on the farm of a prosperous horse trader in southwest Mis... Read more of this blog post »
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Mysterium May your life be filled with peace and love this holiday season....Deep peace to you and yours.

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Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend

Savannah John, thank you for the friendship.

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Jan Hi John,

Thanks for the friend request. It's an honor.

You might enjoy checking out my Goodreads blog at

Looking forward to reading your reviews!


Babydoll Hi John! Looking forward to sharing book reviews and recommendations with you. Happy reading :)

Shawnette Hi, John...thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...Happy Holidays...and Happy Reading :-)

Steven Harbin Hi John,
Thanks for the friend add. I'm looking forward to reading more of your writing.
Best wishes,

Sharon Hi, John, and thanks for the friendship. I am no longer part of the Goodreads Authors/Readers group (as I'm sure you've divined) ... but I surmise that is where you found me. I look forward to your posts and getting to know you.

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Harlequin Books Hello John, 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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