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Stacy Juba

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Award-winning writer Stacy Juba loves to write about Characters at a Crossroads: individuals who are finding themselves and getting on the right life path after overcoming obstacles. Her goals are to entertain readers of all ages as well as inspire them. Stop by her website to browse her books, for some freebies and for information on her freelance editing service.

Her adult mystery titles with a touch of romance are TWENTY-FIVE YEARS AGO TODAY AND SINK OR SWIM.

She is also the author of the young adult paranormal thriller DARK BEFORE DAWN, the young adult family hockey novel FACE-OFF, the patriotic children's picture book THE FLAG KEEPER, the TEDDY BEAR TOWN CHILDREN'S BUNDLE, and the YOUNG LADIES OF MYSTERY BOXED SET. She is the editor of
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Stacy Juba I actually had quite a long case of writers block recently after going through some stressful months, but I dealt with it by editing the manuscript I…moreI actually had quite a long case of writers block recently after going through some stressful months, but I dealt with it by editing the manuscript I was working on as well as reading books about writer's block. I also did some meditating and exercising to clear my mind and allow the ideas to flow again. (less)
Stacy Juba The best thing is sharing my stories with readers. Writing stories is wonderful but that has never been enough for me. I like the reward of knowing…moreThe best thing is sharing my stories with readers. Writing stories is wonderful but that has never been enough for me. I like the reward of knowing that my stories are entertaining others and distracting them from their daily stresses. When someone tells me they enjoyed one of my books, it makes my day!(less)
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Sink or Swim
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Description: NOW AVAILABLE, from Mainly Murder Press: For twenty-five years, Diana Ferguson’s killer has gotten away with murder. When rookie obit writer and newsroom editorial assistant Kris Langley investigates the cold case of the artistic young cocktail waitress who was obsessed with Greek and Roman mythology, she must fight to stay off the obituary page herself.
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message 31: by Stacy

Stacy Green Hi Stacy! Thanks for the friendship, and glad to see your name is spelled the RIGHT way. ;)


message 30: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Becca wrote: "Looking forward to Dark before Dawn...heard good things thus far :D"

Thanks so much, Becca!


message 29: by Becca

Becca Looking forward to Dark before Dawn...heard good things thus far :D


message 28: by Krystal

Krystal Thanks for accepting my friend request!


message 27: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Thanks!! You too!


J. Michael Radcliffe Thanks for accepting my friend request Stacy! Nice to meet you here!


message 24: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Thank you! So glad you liked it!


message 23: by Charlie

Charlie You are welcome, and thanks for accepting!! I got to read, Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, for LibraryThing. It was amazing!!


message 22: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Thanks so much, Zee, I always appreciate reviews to help get the word out! So glad you liked it.


message 21: by Zee

Zee Monodee Hi Stacy! Thanks for accepting my friend request, and for following my blog. I loved your book and will be posting a review up for it very soon.


message 20: by Amy

Amy Hi Stacy! I hope you've had a great Thanksgiving! I'm following on your blog as well. Looking forward to checking out your novels! :)


message 19: by Maria

Maria Happy Thanksgiving, Stacy xx

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message 18: by Babs

Babs Thank you Stacy for the nice comment.


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Stacy Juba Young adult historical Beth Kanell shares a shocking moment from 25 years ago on my blog today.
http://bit.ly/dBWm64

Beth is the author of The Darkness Under the Water, about a teenage girl and her Abenaki family living in the 1920s who get caught up in a government eugenics project set to rid Vermont of “weak links” in the genetic code.


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Stacy Juba Goodreads author Maria Savva visits my blog today. Learn about the mysterious Red Man from her childhood and discover Maria's fascinating books of literary and contemporary fiction. http://bit.ly/cSsPqS


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Stacy Juba Mystery-suspense author Darcia Helle is sharing a 25 years ago moment today at http://bit.ly/dsZqPm . Readers can check out this short never before seen "pre-quel" about her character Nick Donovan, telling about one of his early experiences with girls.


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Stacy Juba Discover some great authors and books for your to-read list.
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Stacy Juba Beth Solheim, author of the paranormal Sadie Witt mystery series, is featured on my blog this week. Stop by and read "Sadie's" memory from 25 years ago about ghosts, mysteries and Jimmy Hoffa! http://stacyjuba.com/blog/


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Stacy Juba I'm inviting writers, published and unpublished, to share a descriptive paragraph from their novel or short story. (describing a setting, character, etc.) Please stop by http://stacyjuba.com/blog/ and post your paragraph in the comments. The post will be featured now through Sunday, May 30th.


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Stacy Juba Former high school English teacher and retired principal Susan Whitfield, author of the Logan Hunter Mystery series, shares a 25 year old memory about a special high school baseball game at http://stacyjuba.com/blog/ today.


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Stacy Juba Kris Langley, my obit writer and aspiring reporter heroine in Twenty-Five Years Ago Today, is being interviewed on suspense author Darcia Helle's blog. Find out what I....um, I mean Kris...has to say. http://bit.ly/bnjXN7


message 8: by Stacy

Stacy Juba I have just launched a new blog at http://stacyjuba.com/blog/. I will be having guest authors and their characters respond to the question "What were you doing 25 years ago?" as a tie-in to my book Twenty-Five Years Ago Today. You'll receive some great ideas for your to-read list.

Sign up to follow the blog on my Goodreads profile and you will automatically be subscribed to the RSS feed. And don't forget to stop by the comments section sometime and tell us what you were doing 25 years ago!


message 7: by Stacy

Stacy Juba I just created a Yahoo mailing list to distribute my author newsletter, which is sent out about 2-3 times per year. It is full of book release info, event information, book recommendations and other news. If you're interested in signing up, please visit: http://bit.ly/9j4Wq7 .


message 6: by Stacy

Stacy Juba This article about a library event and book signing with fellow mystery authors Rosemary Harris and Cindy Davis was recently published.

http://bit.ly/9bBvqD


message 5: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Please check out my recent "Made it Moments" blog article where I recall attending a book club meeting where my novel was the main topic- quite a thrill after all the years of rejection! I also discuss positive thinking, and in the comments section, we discuss how to make a Vision Board to help manifest your goals.
http://www.jennymilchman.com/blog/?p=621


message 4: by Stacy

Stacy Juba Please check out my guest blog on my friend Kadi Easley's blog as I discuss being on both ends of Goodreads First Reads giveaways, both as an author and as a reader, as well as my interest in self-improvement and positive thinking. Visit the blog at
http://bit.ly/bLGG7e


message 3: by Stacy

Stacy Juba I'm guest blogging today on author Chris Redding's blog. Read my favorite excerpt from Twenty-Five Years Ago Today at http://chrisredddingauthor.blogspot.c...


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Stacy Juba My author Q&A chat is now underway on Goodreads through April 4. Stop by to discuss my books, writing craft and the publishing biz. Visit http://www.goodreads.com/group/show/3... Hope to see you there!


Laurel Lamperd Thanks, Stacy, for the invitation. Laurel


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