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Before returning to her writing roots in historical fiction, Dorothy Love published twelve novels for young adults. Her work has garnered numerous honors from the American Library Association, the Friends of American Writers, the International Reading Association, the New York Public Library, and many others.


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Published on December 16, 2014 06:42
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Nicole I'm so excited to hear you have another book coming out! Loved Hickory Ridge! :)


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