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Veronica Randolph Batterson is a member of the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and is a graduate of the University of Tennessee. Her middle grade books of fiction, BILLY'S FIRST DANCE and FUNNY PAGES, can be found in paperback from numerous online websites such as amazon, barnesandnoble, alibris, indiebound, buybooksontheweb and many more. FUNNY PAGES is also available as an ebook for such electronic devices as Kindle and Nook. Her books have been in several bookstores including Anderson's Bookshop in Naperville, IL, Collected Works in Santa Fe, NM and Women and Children First in Chicago. Any bookstore can order copies.

Veronica is working on her next book, a novel set in the American southwest. View her website at http:/...more


The cover design for my third book, Daniel's Esperanza, is underway and the launch date is tentatively set for June 1, 2014. This whole process has been long and convoluted, so nothing is definite. It wouldn't surprise me if there were some more hitches along the way before it's published. I hope not.

For now, I'd like to share a flash fiction piece I just finished. "She Heard Her Heart" is shor... Read more of this blog post »
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Billy's First Dance
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“Dancing. I couldn't understand the fascination my brother had for it, but I could respect what it meant to him. How could one imagine and wonder about something so simple? An action most take for granted, yet to those with limited abilities, it's as special as floating on a cloud and snatching the nearest star from the sky to stuff in your pocket so you might wish upon it whenever you choose.”
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“Dancing. I couldn't understand the fascination my brother had for it, but I could respect what it meant to him. How could one imagine and wonder about something so simple? An action most take for granted, yet to those with limited abilities, it's as special as floating on a cloud and snatching the nearest star from the sky to stuff in your pocket so you might wish upon it whenever you choose.”
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Veronica Mark wrote: "Thanks for your friendship, Veronica. Happy writing!"

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Mark Rice Thanks for your friendship, Veronica. Happy writing!


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