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Mia March

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I'm the author of THE MERYL STREEP MOVIE CLUB (2012, Simon & Schuster) and FINDING COLIN FIRTH, Simon & Schuster, 2013 (a spin-off of TMSMC). I live on the coast of Maine, the setting of the novels, with my twelve-year-old son and our very sweet beagle.

I've been swooning over Colin Firth since I first saw him in the BBC version of Pride & Prejudice back in the mid 90s. (I'm also crazy about Love Actually and Then She Found Me.) I wondered what it would be like if rumors had it that Colin Firth was coming to a small coastal town in Maine to film his new movie, and a new novel came to life.

I'm not only a movie fan--I'm a huge reader. My favorite books range from childhood favorites such as Anne of Green Gables and Little Women (I
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Mia March Thanks so much for asking, Lesley! I'm working on a new novel but taking it slowwwww.
Mia March Hi Tina. Not an editor mistake--MY mistake. You wouldn't think I, one of the biggest Colin Firth fans and fans of the miniseries version of P&P…moreHi Tina. Not an editor mistake--MY mistake. You wouldn't think I, one of the biggest Colin Firth fans and fans of the miniseries version of P&P would make such a mistake, but I did. When I was writing the novel, I watched Colin's P&P, which I've seen at least ten times over the past many years. Then I wanted to watch the Kiera Knightly version, which I'd never seen, so I did. And when I wrote the scene you note in my book, I Googled to get the wording right and copied it down--from the wrong film. Because I'd just seen the Kiera Knightly version, that wording was in my head and it sounded right to me, HOW I DON'T KNOW. It was the mistake of all mistakes and very embarrassing. I hope you were still able to enjoy the book. I feel terrible about it! Thanks so much for asking. -MM(less)
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“People will come and go from your life for all kinds of acceptable and crappy reasons…So you’ve got to be your own best friend, know who you are, and never let anyone tell you you’re something you know you’re not.”
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“understand something about limitations, that sometimes, even when you needed them the most, the people you loved couldn't rise to the occasioin. Not wouldn't. couldn't”
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Jean Galloway loved BOTH of your books ......page turners for sure !!! ... Im looking forward to a third !!!!!!!!!! :)


Pamela Hey Mia...Thanks for accepting my friend request.


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Mia March Jim wrote: "Mia, I started your book last night. It's really good! : )"

Thank you! Thrilled to hear it and hope you enjoy to the end!


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Jim Mia, I started your book last night. It's really good! : )


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