Pat Stanford

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Pat Stanford was born in Philadelphia. Her farming family moved to Delray Beach, Florida looking for year-round growing seasons when Pat was one. She lived there until a brief stint in the Air Force took her to California.

She graduated Florida State University with a B.S. in Secondary Education, which was never used for its intended purpose.

'Fixing Boo Boo' is a fictionalized account of what happens when a brain-injured sibling comes to live with a sister who doesn't know what that means. It won the 2017 Gold Medal in the Florida Authors and Publishers Association President's Award for Florida Non-Fiction.

'Proverbs of My Seasons' is poetry that reflects the "seasons" of the author's life. Aside from this full length book
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Average rating: 4.48 · 29 ratings · 18 reviews · 3 distinct works
Fixing Boo Boo

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Essential read for students of the Civil War

As a general read, this book might be considered as a bit boring. But for a Civil War enthusiast, it is a wealth of information on general army life told by one who was there. And for a student of the
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Rich in atmosphere

I echo a previous review that stated a feeling of being dropped into a room where a conversation was already taking place. Characters were not introduced at the time of their appearance and there seemed to be several. Overall, it see
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Pat Stanford John wrote: "Hi Pat,
I was wondering if you might be able to reference any of my books in your promotional posts. They can be found on my website @ EngagingBooksBlog.com,...or I can send you more details.

Than..."


Hey John,

I guess you can tell I don't look at my messages much on Goodreads. Any way, I am not sure I understand what you are asking. What promotional posts do I do?


message 2: by John

John Chaplick Hi Pat,
I was wondering if you might be able to reference any of my books in your promotional posts. They can be found on my website @ EngagingBooksBlog.com,...or I can send you more details.

Thanks for listening,

John Chaplick
jpchaplick@gmail.com


message 1: by Beth

Beth Hi Pat,
Thanks for sending a friend request to this fellow Goodreads author!


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