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 of poetry, Pat ha
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These were indeed a bit bizarre, but they fit the bill for a weekend read. I'm not sure what the cover is supposed to convey, but it doesn't seem to fit any of the stories within.
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This was a short read, but an engaging one. The romance element was totally predictable, but there were some surprises in the main storyline of a woman who had been sexually abused as s child and then as a grown up, being contacted
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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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