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Jill Orr

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Jill Orr is the author of HOW NOT TO BE OLD (EVEN IF YOU ARE), which hit #1 on the Amazon Bestseller list in the categories of Internet & Social Media humor, Aging Parents, and Cultural, Ethnic & Regional humor in its first week after publication. She also writes the Riley Ellison mystery series, which has been called “delightfully comic” and “highly amusing” by Publishers Weekly. Orr’s work has garnered praise from industry professionals and readers alike and books have earned a Silver Falchion nomination, a starred review and “Best Book of the Week” from Library Journal, and a Midwest Connections pick.

A graduate of the University of Missouri School of Journalism, Jill lives in Columbia, Missouri with her husband and two teenage children.

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Jill Orr I'm working on the second book in the Riley Ellison mysteries series. It's been so fun to hang out with Riley and Holman again. I'm loving it!…moreI'm working on the second book in the Riley Ellison mysteries series. It's been so fun to hang out with Riley and Holman again. I'm loving it!(less)
Jill Orr The same way I deal with a head cold or a bad hair day: I push through it! Not saying it's easy, but as long as you keep writing, eventually things st…moreThe same way I deal with a head cold or a bad hair day: I push through it! Not saying it's easy, but as long as you keep writing, eventually things start clicking again.(less)
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