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Nancy Jensen

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NANCY JENSEN’s work has appeared in numerous literary journals, and her first book, Window, a collection of short stories and essays, was published by Fleur-de-Lis Press in 2009. She has been awarded an Artist Enrichment Grant from the Kentucky Foundation for Women and an Al Smith Fellowship from the Kentucky Arts Council. Nancy shares her home with eight rescued cats and her dog Gordy, who is her partner on a pet therapy team with Pawsibilities Unleashed of Kentucky, visiting hospitals, nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, and daycare centers. When she isn’t writing or enjoying the company of her furred family, she teaches as a member of the core faculty in the MFA in Writing Program at Eastern Kentucky University. The Sisters is her ...more


Average rating: 3.29 · 2,697 ratings · 536 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
The Sisters
3.29 of 5 stars 3.29 avg rating — 2,691 ratings — published 2011 — 13 editions
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The Girl Who Cried "Wolf!"
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Window: Stories and Essays
3.5 of 5 stars 3.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2009
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The Sisters: A Novel
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“Whatever we carry inside us shapes everyone we touch”
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“That for them, that war won't ever be over. I don't think any real war ever is - large, small, between countries, between people. Even the wars inside ourselves. Something always remains.”
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