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Karen Pokras Toz writes middle grade and adult contemporary fiction (as Karen Pokras). Her books have won several awards including two Readers' Favorite Book Awards, First Place in the Children's Chapter Books category and the Grand Prize overall in the 2012 Purple Dragonfly Book Awards, as well as placing first for two Global E-Book Awards for Pre-Teen Literature. A native of Connecticut, Karen now lives outside of Philadelphia with her family. For more information, please visit www.karentoz.com and www.karenpokras.com


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I'm a list person. I always have been. One of the lists I keep is the list of books I want to write and publish each year. So far, I've done a pretty good job with meeting my goals. Maybe it's because this list is on a white board hanging above my desk in my office, but more likely, it's because my muse (thankfully) has been in overdrive. I still can't believe I wrote and publis... Read more of this blog post »
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“I pick up the last of my three horseshoes. I concentrate, make certain that my aim is perfect, bring my arm back ever so slightly, and toss the horseshoe.”
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message 1: by Karen (last edited Jul 15, 2011 09:45AM)

Karen Pokras Toz Thank you to all who participated in the giveaway - congratulations to the winners - your books are on their way!


message 2: by Karen (last edited Sep 03, 2011 12:42PM)

Karen Pokras Toz Back to school special-now thru 9/30 - buy "Nate Rocks the World" in digital format for just $.99. Use coupon code: QH26Y http://ow.ly/6kK1d Nate Rocks the World by Karen Pokras Toz


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Karen Pokras Toz Congratulations to my 2 winners: Marilu Turillo & Jay Marguerite - your books are on their way - I hope you enjoy them!


message 4: by Karen

Karen Pokras Toz Great news! The 2nd book in the Nate Rocks series "Nate Rocks the Boat" is coming out May 1st , but you can add it to your "to-read" list now! Nate Rocks the Boat (Book 2) by Karen Pokras Toz


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Karen Pokras Toz Don't miss the Nate Rocks the Boat photo contest going on NOW! Visit my facebook page (http://www.facebook.com/karenptoz) for all the details.

Nate Rocks the Boat (Book 2) by Karen Pokras Toz


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Tom Blubaugh Hi Karen,

Thank you for joining my circle of friends.

Blessings,

Tom


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