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Julie K. Rose

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A member of the Historical Novel Society and former reviewer for the Historical Novels Review, Julie lives in the Bay Area with her husband and multiple rescue cats, and loves reading, following the San Francisco Giants, and enjoying the amazing natural beauty of Northern California.

Oleanna, short-listed for finalists in the 2011 Faulkner-Wisdom literary competition, is her second novel. The Pilgrim Glass, a finalist in the 2005 Faulkner-Wisdom competition and semi-finalist in the 2009 Amazon Breakthrough Novel Awards, was published in 2010.

Average rating: 3.71 · 146 ratings · 68 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 102 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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3.64 of 5 stars 3.64 avg rating — 44 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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none Thank you, Julie, for sending me a signed copy of your first novel, THE PILGRIM GLASS. The mystery, the setting, and the powers of the glass all predict a favorite read!
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