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Julia Justiss grew up breathing the scent of sea air near the colonial town of Annapolis, Maryland, a fact responsible for two of her life-long passions: sailors and history! By age twelve she was a junior tour guide for Historic Annapolis, conducting visitors on walking tours through the city that was a hotbed of revolutionary fervor. (Annapolis hosted its own tea party, dispensing with the cargo aboard the "Peggy Stewart," and was briefly capital of the United States.) She also took tourists through Annapolis's other big attraction, the United States Naval Academy. After so many years of observing future naval officers at P-rade and chapel, it seemed almost inevitable that she eventually married one.

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Julia is delighted to have the draft of Alastair’s book sitting on her editor’s desk (from whence it will probably return shortly with the usual polite request for revisions.) In the meantime, she’s working away on the story of the last cousin, Dom, who returns to England after being gravely injured at Waterloo. The sportsman of sportsmen who can no longer hunt, shoot or drive, Dom must reinven...

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Julia Justiss Delilah wrote: "Hello Julia! I'm shocking we weren't "friends" earlier. Bad me. Bad me. (And bad English, too, lol)."

My bad. I've got a dicey internet connection and just haven't been very active. But I'm attempting to change that! The challenge is to not get so caught up in TALKING about the books I love that I run out of time to write!


Delilah Marvelle Hello Julia! I'm shocking we weren't "friends" earlier. Bad me. Bad me. (And bad English, too, lol).


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