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Karma Wilson

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Karma Wilson grew up an only child of a single mother in the wilds of North Idaho. Way back then (just past the stone age and somewhat before the era of computers) there was no cable TV and if there had been Karma could not have recieved it. TV reception was limited to 3 channels, of which one came in with some clarity. Karma did the only sensible thing a lonely little girl could do…she read or played outdoors.

Playing outdoors was fun, but reading was Karma’s “first love” and, by the age 11, she was devouring about a novel a day. She was even known to try to read while riding her bike down dirt roads, which she does not recommend as it is hazardous to the general well being of the bike, the rider, and more importantly the book. Her reading...more




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Average rating: 4.15 · 38,770 ratings · 2,299 reviews · 68 distinct works · Similar authors
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October 2009, Karma Wilson
" Quick Start SS: How would you describe your life in only 8 words? KW: Family, country, reading, writing, seeking, finding, laughing, learning SS: What is your motto or maxim? KW: "You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream." --C...." ...More

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Karma Karma said: "So far, so good! George is back with the characters we love and staying on task with this book. Good to know after trudging my way through the last title in the series.... "

 

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A Tree Grows in Brooklyn
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A classic worth reading. One of my very favorite books of all time. My daughter read this book after reading a much lauded and popular teen series (which she had ADORED) and promptly reported to me, "Mom, A Tree Grows in Brooklyn is SO much better!"...more
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So far, so good! George is back with the characters we love and staying on task with this book. Good to know after trudging my way through the last title in the series....
Karma said "yes" to attending Portland/Seattle Author Tour
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date: October 13, 2011 01:15PM
location: Powell's, The Secret Garden, B&N, Third Place Books, The United States
description: I will be making various author appearances across Portland and Seattle in mid Oct. These will include signings, pro-bono school visits, readings, and more. Karma will also be a guest author at the PNBA moveable feast on Oct. 14th.
What's the Weather Inside? by Karma Wilson
" Move over Prelutsky and Silverstein. Make room for Karma Wilson and this hilarious collection of poetry. "
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" i LOVE this book, but i have to say the subsequent follow-ups were all basically the same. bear gets sick, bear stays up, bear files taxes, and on it goes. "
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