Mackenzie Flohr

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in Parma, Ohio, The United States



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2019 Top Ten Finalist - Author Academy Awards - Fantasy
2018 Literary Classics Awards Gold Medal Winner: Best Young Adult Fantasy Novel
2018 Imadjinn Award for Best Fantasy Novel
2018 International Book Awards Finalist in the Fiction: Fantasy
2017 Foreword INDIES Book of Year Awards Silver Medal Winner: Fantasy

Mackenzie is the award-winning author of the young adult fantasy series The Rite of Wands. A storyteller at heart, she loves to inspire the imagination. Mackenzie makes her home in Michigan, where she is currently penning her next adventure.

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Mackenzie Flohr What motivates me is being told I won’t succeed. I know that sounds odd, but I’ll elaborate. Back in 2006, I was at the airport in Orlando waiting for…moreWhat motivates me is being told I won’t succeed. I know that sounds odd, but I’ll elaborate. Back in 2006, I was at the airport in Orlando waiting for the plane to arrive to take my Dad and I back to Cleveland, OH. I was working on a scene, which happens in a later book in the series. There was a young girl who looked about my age with her Dad sitting across from us. They asked what I was writing about, so I mentioned a little bit about it. Afterward, my Dad smiled and told them that I was writing a fantasy series, and that I would never finish it. I was shocked, embarrassed and hurt by the outburst. Even as I am recalling that moment now, it still angers me! But that’s where he went wrong. Not only did I write it, not only did I finish it, I found a company to PUBLISH it! (less)
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Author Interview: Award-winning Author Mackenzie Flohr Discusses her new Fantasy Release THE RITE OF ABNEGATION

The adventure continues in the award-winning Rite of Wands adventure! Author Mackenzie Flohr discusses her new release The Rite of Abnegation.

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Published on April 16, 2020 11:06 Tags: author-interview, bhc-press, fantasy, the-rite-of-abnegation, the-rite-of-wands, young-adult
The Rite of Wands The Rite of Abnegation
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