Fran Lewis

Goodreads Author


Born
The United States
Member Since
March 2008



Biography: Fran Lewis

Born in the South Bronx, I grew up with people from many ethnic backgrounds. I learned to play and work with children in my school that came from other countries and different places.
I was always over weight as a child and got picked on a lot by the other children in my class and even my teachers. I found it hard to do many of the sporting activities that my sister and cousins could do. I learned at an early age that kids can be mean and I promised myself that I would never retaliate or do mean things to other kids in return.


When I decided to write my short stories I realized that I had a lot to say about my youth and in both of my books I tell about a ten year old girl named Bertha who learns to deal with real life
...more

Winning Sins of the Father by Jeffrey Archer

I am excited to be receiving Sins of the Father by NYTimes best selling author Jeffrey Archer. Watch for my review. Fran
5 likes ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on January 31, 2012 12:30
Average rating: 4.5 · 242 ratings · 129 reviews · 39 distinct worksSimilar authors
Faces Behind the Stones

4.45 avg rating — 31 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Memories are Precious: Alzh...

4.58 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2009 — 3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
What if?

4.12 avg rating — 17 ratings
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bad Choices

4.81 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bertha and Tillie Forever

4.82 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
A Daughter's Promise

4.36 avg rating — 14 ratings3 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sharp as a Tack or Scramble...

4.69 avg rating — 16 ratings — published 2010 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
My Name Is Bertha

4.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2007 — 4 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bertha Speaks Out

4.75 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2008 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
From the Complaint Desk of ...

4.67 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 2009
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Fran Lewis…
My Name Is Bertha Bertha Fights Back Bertha Speaks Out Bertha and Tillie Forever Bertha & Tillie: Sisters Fo...
(5 books)
by
4.77 avg rating — 53 ratings

Faces Behind the Stones Bad Choices Lies, Betrayals, Fear Hidden Truths & Lies
(4 books)
by
4.50 avg rating — 56 ratings

Welcome to Kisslandier (Children's Books)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:33PM
Description: A funny story about a little girl in who hates doing major projects and uses a dream to help her complete it.
Fran's Plan (Entertainment)
1 chapters   —   updated Mar 29, 2010 04:33PM
Description: Myown special diet for how I just lost 65 pounds.
Death on Tyneside
Fran is currently reading
by Eileen Thornton (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

Fran Fran said: " Death in Tyneside: Eileen Thornton
Tyneside seems to attract Agnes Lockwood but so does death seem to follow her path each time she is there. The first time she even assisted law enforcement solving a murder and actually using her critical thinking an
...more "

 
And Then I Am Gon...
Fran is currently reading
by Mathias B. Freese (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

Fran Fran said: " And Then I Am Gone: Mathias Freese


What if everyone lived within the inside of a box so thick that they could not see what was behind the corners or upper lid and never realizing what lies behind the confines of this box? What if you world was so frag
...more "

 
Thunder
Fran is currently reading
by Erik Daniel Shein (Goodreads Author)
bookshelves: currently-reading
Rate this book
Clear rating

Fran Fran said: "
Thunder: An Elephant’s Journey

Although the characters within this novel are animals young teens and middle school children can learn many lessons. When a young elephant is born into a tribe and the celebrations have been completed the mother is respo
...more "

 

Fran’s Recent Updates

Fran is now friends with David Putnam
5463364
Fran is now following
20134041
Fran rated a book really liked it
Tails Of Jaxx In Barkhamsted by Joanna Lee Doster
Rate this book
Clear rating


- [ ] Sleuths and investigators work odd hours to solve many different crimes. Some involve finding missing children or adults while others might want their lost or kidnapped pet found. These people are specially trained to solve theses problems but
...more
Fran rated a book it was amazing
Return to Hiroshima by Bob Van Laerhoven
Return to Hiroshima
by Bob Van Laerhoven (Goodreads Author)
Rate this book
Clear rating

Return to Hiroshima



An array of unique characters marked with personalities, pasts and each with his/her own way of dealing with life, Return to Hiroshima, set in Japan takes us back to remembering the atomic bomb dropped on that city and the consequ
...more
Fran rated a book it was ok
Writers in the Secret Garden by Cecilia Aragon
Rate this book
Clear rating
More of Fran's books…

Topics Mentioning This Author

21249 I Love Canadian Authors — 424 members — last activity Aug 27, 2021 07:27AM
Fans of canadian authors and Canadian authors here on Goodreads: This is a group for fans and authors to meet and discuss their favorite canucks and t ...more
51074 Q&A with Eliot Pattison — 14 members — last activity Jul 27, 2011 06:14PM
The chat will run from Sunday, July 17 - Thursday, July 28.
41552 Q&A with David Levithan — 162 members — last activity Aug 09, 2018 02:59PM
Join bestselling author David Levithan for a discussion of fiction, form, and much more. David is the author of many hugely popular books, including W ...more
237556 Silent World — A discussion group — 1021 members — last activity Jul 19, 2021 10:00PM
A place to discuss all the unique aspects of Deaf culture as highlighted in the thriller Silent Fear (A novel inspired by true crimes) by Lance & Jame ...more
80673 World Castle Publishing Group — 35 members — last activity Apr 03, 2017 02:37PM
A group for World Castle Publishing writers and readers.
48527 Q&A with Richard Godwin — 450 members — last activity Jan 20, 2016 12:51PM
Crime Pays.
142309 Underground Knowledge — A discussion group — 16116 members — last activity 2 hours, 14 min ago
This global discussion group has been designed to encourage debates about important and underreported issues of our era. All you need is an enquiring ...more
1218 The Next Best Book Club — 22237 members — last activity Sep 22, 2021 05:32PM
Are you searching for the NEXT best book? Are you willing to kiss all your spare cash goodbye? Are you easily distracted by independent bookshops, bi ...more
55960 Amazon Kindle & Fire — 846 members — last activity Aug 12, 2021 03:32AM
Kindle Enthusiasts, Deal Hunters, and those with an insatiable taste for e-reading are welcome! Visit our website "The Kindle Fire Department" below! ...more
104529 Turning The Pages Team — 482 members — last activity May 04, 2020 09:44PM
Turning the Pages has amazing support from readers, reviewers, publishers, blog tour host, authors, and more. Come join the team and not only meet new ...more
More of Fran’s groups…



Comments (showing 1-3)    post a comment »
dateUp arrow    newest »

message 3: by Stan

Stan Law A belated thanks for choosing me to be among your friends, Fran. It may interest you that my book Marvin Clark—In Search of Freedom in now a matching FREE download on Amazon Kindle. Enjoy it while you can. (A little review on Amazon wouldn't hurt either!)
Stan
http://www.amazon.com/Marvin-Clark--S...


message 2: by Beth

Beth Hi Fran,
Thanks for befriending this mystery author and for the great review you gave A Real Basket Case!


message 1: by Fran

Fran I am going to be interviewed live by Angel Lesa on her radio station: Oddmind on April 27th at 10 P.M. I will discuss my two books and my third that is currently ready for publication.


back to top