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Anastacia Hawkins

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Anastacia (Stacey) Hawkins grew up as a California girl in the suburbs of L.A. County. Her father was a dancer, her mother a beautiful artist, but Anastacia could neither dance nor draw. Instead, she found her passion in writing. In college, she majored in English and Communications. She had always dreamed of being a writer, but ended up in banking in order to pay the bills.

Many years later, now a wife and mother, Stacey came across an ad for the Institute of Children's Literature. The ad said, "We're looking for people to write children's books!" She was intrigued. She signed up for their course "Writing for Children and Teenagers".

In April, 2008, Anastacia sold her first story to Shine Brightly Magazine. She was hooked! Today, she is a pa
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I loved the writing and all the rich history, but Tatiana's rescue was disappointing; it all happens right at the end of the book, so most of the story is simply about the lives of the Romanovs, which I am already familiar with.
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This book has an extremely slow start with endless descriptions and set up. The characters are not the center of the story, the circus is. The timeline jumps all over the place making it difficult to keep up - this was very frustrating. But about hal ...more
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