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Rebecca Emin

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I have had short stories and flash fiction published in charity anthologies, and also digitally by Ether Books.

'A Knowing Look and Other Stories' is a collection of my short stories and flash fiction published in 2011.

My debut novel, 'New Beginnings' was published by Grimoire Books in January 2012.

My second novel, 'When Dreams Come True' was published on 28 May 2012.




A Daughter's Disgrace is set in 1950s London and features well developed characters, a good plot and a massive "wow" moment that I didn't see coming.

The main family consists of three sisters who are incredibly different and these characters and their mother are the focus of the story. I had a lot of sympathy for Alison, the youngest most unloved child, and her character has some wonderful mome... Read more of this blog post »
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New Beginnings
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When Dreams Come True
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A Rocky Road
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message 28: by Roxanne

Roxanne How did the kickoff for When Dreams Come True go? Have a great week!


message 27: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin Thank you too :o)


message 26: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin Thank you too :o)


Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend


message 24: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin Nice to meet you, Wendy!


message 23: by Wendy

Wendy Hi Rebecca, thanks for the invite.


message 22: by Haylee

Haylee Hello, how are you? Thanks for the friend request! Look forward to discussing books with you
-Haylee


message 21: by Taznim

Taznim hi Rebecca,
thanks for the add and all the best to you!!!!


Charlotte Liebel Rebecca...Thank you for your friendship. Best wishes for success on all you're working on. Sounds wonderful!

~Charlotte
@Sharliebel [Twitter]


message 19: by Jaye

Jaye Viner So...how did the book 'birthing' end up? Are you pleased as punch?


message 18: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin Melissa wrote: "Thanks for the friend request!

Looking forward to sharing books with you,
Melissa
writergrrlreads.blogspot.com"


Thanks for the add. Lovely to meet you.


message 17: by Melissa

Melissa Thanks for the friend request!

Looking forward to sharing books with you,
Melissa
writergrrlreads.blogspot.com


message 16: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin VampireNovelFan wrote: "Thanks for the friendvite, Rebecca! Best of luck with your work.

VNF
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Thanks for the add. Pleasure to meet you!


VampireNovelFan Thanks for the friendvite, Rebecca! Best of luck with your work.

VNF
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message 14: by Rebecca

Rebecca Emin Dana wrote: "Thanks for the friend request, Rebecca. Happy writing and Happy New Year! www.danadaviswriting.com"
Thanks to you too! I did the add by people on Twitter & FB thing so perhaps we already connect on one of those. Happy writing to you too.


message 13: by Dana

Dana Davis Thanks for the friend request, Rebecca. Happy writing and Happy New Year! www.danadaviswriting.com


Kelly/yllektra Thanks for adding me! :)


TashJann Thank you for connecting with me on goodreads, I look forward to sharing some good books and some not so good good books with you -♥-
Sincerely Natasha
Paranormal Goddess [Book Blog]
http://paranormal-goddess.blogspot.com


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Rebecca Emin Carroll wrote: "Top of the morning to you, Rebecca. :D"

Hi Carroll, pleasure to meet you. Your books and blog look great.


Rebecca Emin Harlequin Books wrote: "Hello Rebecca, it is a pleasure to meet you."
Likewise! Have a great weekend.


Harlequin Books Hello Rebecca, it is a pleasure to meet you.


Roxanne Happy New Year, Rebecca!


message 6: by Ellen (last edited Dec 28, 2010 06:48AM)

Ellen Maze Hi Rebecca! I am tickled to connect with you!!
HAPPY NEW YEAR and write any time :-)


Ellen C. Maze
Author of Amazon's #1 Customer-Ranked vampire novel: Rabbit: Chasing Beth Rider


Stuart Hi Rebecca, ahh the wonders of the Internet. Huge welcome to goodreads, this is an awesome site for writers and readers alike.

Enjoy! Best, Stuart :)


Rebecca Emin Emma/Asamum wrote: "Hi Rebecca Welcome to goodreads - you will find all your twitter friends here :D Just take a look at my friend list :D"

Thank you, when I signed up it gave me the option to scan Twitter, which of course I did ;o)


Rebecca Emin Maria wrote: "Hi Rebecca, thanks for the friend request. Welcome to Goodreads! I'll have a read of some of your short stories when I get a bit of time :)"

Thank you, that is kind! I can't believe I have only just joined this site!


Book Angel Emma Hi Rebecca Welcome to goodreads - you will find all your twitter friends here :D Just take a look at my friend list :D


message 1: by Maria

Maria Hi Rebecca, thanks for the friend request. Welcome to Goodreads! I'll have a read of some of your short stories when I get a bit of time :)


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