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A.M. Watson

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A. M. Watson is a teacher, attorney, and author whose soul awakens when visiting libraries, museums, and historic sites. She will always consider Victor, Colorado home.

Infants of the Brush: A Chimney Sweep’s Story is A. M. Watson’s debut novel.

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Infants of the Brush by A.M. Watson
"Oh my, this book! It made me laugh, it made me cry, it was funny, tragic, and then downright unbearable. A very well researched and written story."
Infants of the Brush by A.M. Watson
"The story of a group of underprivileged boys living in the 18th century London and exploited as chimney sweeps moved me deeply …
The novel portrays a group of boys - chimney sweeps - who, by poverty and misfortunes, become actually slaves to a hea..." Read more of this review »
Infants of the Brush by A.M. Watson
"Every time I read about the "olden" days, it breaks me. I'm 55. By now I realize that I should be used to this crap. Yet, I'm always astounded by the monstrosity of humans. Mostly men. How in the hell can people do this? How can you breathe, knowi..." Read more of this review »
Infants of the Brush by A.M. Watson
"It defies belief that young children could be forced to climb hot chimneys to sweep away the soot but that's exactly what they did not so very long ago! This book is beautifully written from the child's perspective and gives a clear sense of their..." Read more of this review »
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Thank you, Stephanie, for taking a chance on my book. I am thrilled that you enjoyed it! I started writing my next historical fiction novel, but it isn’t a sequel or parallel story. My heart is still a bit raw from writing Infants of the Brush, an... See Full Answer
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