Emilie Richards




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Emilie Richards

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I'm the author of seventy-something novels, both women's fiction and mystery. I'm excited about my newest series, Goddesses Anonymous, which started with One Mountain Away and was followed last year by Somewhere Between Luck and Trust. The third book in the series, A River Too Wide, will be published soon.

Last year my husband and I moved from Arlington, Virginia, to Osprey, Florida, the state where both of us were raised, met, and married. In the summer we live in Chautauqua, New York. I'm a quilter and the mother of four children, whom I regard as my greatest creative endeavors. And I love my three grandchildren.

Please visit my web site at emilierichards.com and my blog at www.emilierichards.com/blog. You can also find me at Twitter and on...more


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“Worrying never heads off a crisis, and it doesn't prepare you for one.”
Emilie Richards, Sister's Choice
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“Prejudice in this country is like chapters in a book. Chapter One: Hating the Africans and Indians. Chapter Two: Don't forget the Irish. Chapter Three: Polish jokes."..... "Hispanics? Latinos? Whatever you call us? Maybe we're Chapter Fifteen or Sixteen on the East Coast, but we're the preface in the West.”
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“It's not who you come from, but who's standing right beside you, that counts most.”
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message 1: by Holly

Holly Jacobs Hi, Emilie!! It's been way too long! Hope all is well!

Holly


message 2: by Ellen

Ellen Hi Emilie! It's so great to meet up with you here. Thanks bunches for adding me as a friend :) Ellen


message 3: by Beth

Beth Hi Emilie,
Thanks for befriending this fellow mystery author!


message 4: by Laura

Laura Are you going to write any more of the quilt series? I loved "Sisters Choice"


Emilie Richards Laura wrote: "Are you going to write any more of the quilt series? I loved "Sisters Choice""

I hope to. My publisher has the final say, but right now we have tentatively scheduled a novella in a Christmas anthology. We'll see.


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