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Years after graduating from Virginia Commonwealth University, immersing herself in a Quality Assurance nursing career, and then having children, Marci realized she’d neglected her passion for history and writing.She began traveling, writing along the way, delving into various bits of history that caught her fancy. The plot forGIRL ON THE GOLDEN COINevolved slowly after a trip to London, where she first learned about the Stuart royals. Marci is a member of the Historical Novel Society. She resides in the Midwest with her husband, making hair-bows for their daughter, trying not to step on their son’s Legos, and teaching a tiny Pacific Parrotlet to talk. ...more

My friend Christy Robinson is so clever - she’s rounded up a list of 17th century historical fiction authors just in time for this year’s holiday shopping! She’s explained why you should be obsessed with the excitement of the 1600′s here on her blog…but I’ve pasted everything (including links to some seriously awesome titles) below! Thank you for including GIRL ON THE GOLDEN COIN, Christy, and... Read more of this blog post »
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Nicole~ Thanks for the friend request Marci. I 'm looking forward to the release of your novel!

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Tom Blubaugh Marci,

Welcome to my circle of friends.



Quantum Thief~ Broken Puppet Princess Thank you for friending me Marci :)

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Rick Barnett Thank you, Marci, for the privilege of your friendship.


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