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Cameron Conaway

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Cameron Conaway is a former MMA fighter and the author of 5 books, including Malaria Poems, which was named a “Best Book of 2014” by NPR, and Chittagong, which was praised by the Child Labor Coalition. He leads content marketing at Flow, a task management app used by teams at Tesla Motors, PayPal and Harvard University, among others. As a journalist, he has received the 2015 Daniel Pearl Investigative Journalism Fellowship. Conaway’s writing has been supported by the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, and can be found in publications such as Harvard Business Review, Stanford Social Innovation Review and Newsweek.

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This is the first book of poems that I have ever reviewed. I picked it because of the subject matter.

Until You Make The Shore is a fictional collection of poems by Cameron Conway of girls, from eight to seventeen years old in detention facility.

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message 10: by Dean

Dean Pusell Thank you Cameron for being my friend :)))


message 9: by Lori (last edited Apr 09, 2013 04:06AM)

Lori A pleasure to be friends Cameron, Thank you :)


VampireNovelFan Thanks for the friendvite, Cameron! If you ever need an Urban Fantasy/paranormal fix then I recommend you check out my blog! I hold great monthly giveaways for my followers!

vampirenovelfan.wordpress.com

Happy reading!


Savannah Thank you for the friendship. Have a great day..


Cameron Conaway And thanks for accepting. I'm looking forward to learning about and from you, R.S!

~Cameron


message 5: by R.S.

R.S. Lentin Thanks for the request of friendship!


Cameron Conaway Melissa, you rock! Thanks so much for checking in. I originally created an account on Goodreads for my own book, but I've met so many interesting people like yourself that it's been so much more!

Keep in touch, yeah?

Best thoughts from Bangkok,

~Cameron


message 3: by Bobby (last edited Sep 15, 2011 10:50PM)

Bobby Veliz Hey thanks for adding me! Hoping to read your book Caged soon.


Cameron Conaway Agreed. Thanks for swinging by!

~Cameron


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


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