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Stacy Mantle

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Stacy Mantle first discovered her story-telling ability when, at the age of two, she successfully shifted blame for breaking a vase on her newborn brother. Writing fiction seemed to be a logical next step. She wrote her first short story at the age of 8, for which she won a prestigious writing award. She followed this success with a screenplay five years later, for which she received no acclaim at all.

Her first love is animals, and when she's not rescuing them, she's writing about them. In her spare time, she enjoys archery, reading, and avoiding reality. She currently lives in the deserts of the southwest with three dogs, several cats, and a very understanding husband.

You can learn more about her at her website.


Its not all rainbows and unicorns, but it is possible to make a living as a writer. Read how to create a portfolio, establish an audience, and most importantly, how to make money as a writer. Here's a hint: its a numbers game...

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message 4: by Linda

Linda Parkinson-Hardman Hi Stacy

Nice to meet you and thanks so much for accepting my Friend request here on goodreads. I wish you happy reading in 2012 and look forward to seeing your updates and reviews.

Linda PH :-)


message 3: by Stacy

Stacy Mantle Great meeting you as well! I hope to be able to get up to your store one day soon - it would be a nice (and much needed) break from the greater Phoenix area! :)

Kris wrote: "Good chatting with you, Stacy. I'm looking forward to reading your book!


message 2: by Kris

Kris Neri Good chatting with you, Stacy. I'm looking forward to reading your book!

Kris

Kris Neri
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