Fia Essen




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Fia Essen

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in Stockholm, Sweden
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December 2012


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My name is Fia Essen. I was born in Stockholm but I left Sweden with my parents when I was nine years old. For the next twenty years I lived in the Middle East and Southeast Asia. Now Athens is my hometown.

I write stories that I hope girls and women from all walks of life can identify with on some level. The characters I create deal with major life changes, struggle to get back on their feet again after personal setbacks, and work on finding the courage to discover who they are and what they want in life. Why have I chosen to write about these topics in my novels? Well, it has been said that an author should write what she knows. Changes, setbacks, and self-discovery are issues I’m familiar wit
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Other Systems by Elizabeth Guizzetti
Other Systems
by Elizabeth Guizzetti (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2016
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I’ve just read “Other Systems” by Elizabeth Guizzetti for the second time. Typically, I’m not much of a re-reader. In fact, the list of books I’ve read more than once is a very short one indeed. Having just finished reading “Other Systems” again I ca ...more
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The Grove by Elizabeth Guizzetti
The Grove
by Elizabeth Guizzetti (Goodreads Author)
read in July, 2016
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Surprised. That was how I felt after I read the first couple of chapters of “The Grove”. What triggered my surprise? Well, I had read Elizabeth Guizzetti’s first two novels so I was familiar with her impressive knack for spinning a riveting tale so I ...more
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Windward Secrets by K.A. Davis
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I've read Windward Secrets twice now. The first time was during a work week, in between meetings and in the evenings. The second time was while I was on vacation. Both times, reading Windward Secrets was a treat. Thanks to such a unique and well stru ...more
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The Cogsmith's Daughter by Kate M. Colby
The Cogsmith's Daughter (Desertera #1)
by Kate M. Colby (Goodreads Author)
read in December, 2015
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Fiction, at its best, should take you away from your own reality. It should make you forget about your daily grind. It should keep you thinking about it, making you want to go back for more, as you stand in line at the supermarket, bank, or the post ...more
The Light Side of the Moon by Elizabeth Guizzetti
Self-Help Made Simple by Fia Essen
"Self-Help Made Simple by Fia Essen gently guides the reader with simple and practical suggestions for recognizing what it is they want in life and how to achieve it. Whether you suffer from low self-esteem or are an over-achiever, there is a messa..." Read more of this review »
Self-Help Made Simple by Fia Essen
"An Enlightening Self-Help Book!

Self-help Made Simple is simply that. There are tips on how to find yourself, discover what you want to do in life, declutter your life of not only material things but people who are negative and not supportive and a..." Read more of this review »
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“Think big, start small, and keep going.”
Fia Essen, Ariel

“Words are easy, like the wind; Faithful friends are hard to find.”
William Shakespeare, The Passionate Pilgrim

“Think big, start small, and keep going.”
Fia Essen, Ariel

“I shall try to tell the truth, but the result will be fiction.”
Katherine Anne Porter




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