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Julie K. Rose is the author of Oleanna and The Pilgrim Glass, historical novels featuring complicated, compelling characters seeking to overcome their pasts—and themselves. Her stories evoke a vivid sense of time and place through a keen ear for dialog and beautifully elegant prose.

A member of the Historical Novel Society and former reviewer for the Historical Novels Review, Julie earned a B.A. in Humanities (SJSU) and an M.A. in English (University of Virginia). She lives in the Bay Area with her husband and multiple rescue cats, and loves reading, following the San Francisco Giants, watching episodes of Doctor Who, and enjoying the amazing natural beauty of Northern California.

Oleanna, short-listed for finalists in the 2011 Faulkner-Wisd
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Average rating: 3.75 · 122 ratings · 62 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Oleanna
3.79 of 5 stars 3.79 avg rating — 84 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 38 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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I'm very grateful to author and book blogger Julianne Douglas for her wonderful review of OLEANNA. Here's a wee snippet:

"With great sensitivity and insight, OLEANNA celebrates the courage needed to escape the comfortable company of ghosts and find one’s place in the world."

Julianne also recently posted the interview we did about writing historical fiction and the world of OLEANNA.

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Cheryl 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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