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Jillian Cantor has a BA in English from Penn State University and an MFA from The University of Arizona. She is the author of award-winning novels including the critically acclaimed THE HOURS COUNT & MARGOT. Her work has been translated into 10 languages, and has been featured as a Library Reads pick, and in People Magazine, O the Oprah Magazine, Glamour, and PopSugar among others. Up next: THE LOST LETTER will be out in paperback on 6/12/18 and IN ANOTHER TIME will be published in March of 2019. Born and raised in a suburb of Philadelphia, Jillian currently lives in Arizona with her husband and two sons.

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The Transformation of Things

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In Another Time

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"I absolutely LOVED this book. It was written so beautifully! Definitely one of my favorite books for 2018. I wish I could give it more than 5 stars!"
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"An unforgettable story that is set in modern times and during the Holocaust about a lost letter and stamps, connecting the past and the present in an incredible way. Loved it."
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“Lying can be a second skin, but when you are called out on that lie, it can become all too easy for that skin to start to peel away.”
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“ ... sometimes we breathe because we have to, not because we want to ...”
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“Whereas it was so hard for people to break, but we could get sick or die in what seemed like a matter of seconds.”
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message 2: by Shalonda (last edited Feb 15, 2010 09:09PM)

Shalonda Williams-McClendon Hey Hey Jillian. Just stopping to wish you agreat week. I hope that all is well and that you are feeling awesome! Peace And thanks for the friendship!


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