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Deborah Goodrich Royce

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Detroit, Michigan, The United States
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RUBY FALLS coming on May 4, 2021!

FINDING MRS. FORD - named one of Forbes's Top 5, Good Morning America's Top 10, & Book Riot's Top 50 Summer Books of 2019!

Deborah Goodrich Royce graduated Summa Cum Laude from Lake Erie College in 1980 with a BA in modern foreign languages (French and Italian) and a minor in dance. In 2008, she received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from the same institution.

Deborah was an actress in film and television for ten years. Her big break came with the leading role of Silver Kane, sister of the legendary Erica Kane, on the long running ABC soap opera, All My Children. Deborah went on to star in feature films such as Remote Control, April Fool's Day, and Just One of the Guys, television movies such as Ret
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Deborah Goodrich Royce The best thing about being a writer is that magical feeling when you sit at your computer and your characters do or say something that you just never …moreThe best thing about being a writer is that magical feeling when you sit at your computer and your characters do or say something that you just never thought of! Or the story takes a turn that surprises you! Yes, I outline and plan where I am going. But then, sometimes, the book takes me somewhere else. That is magical. (less)
Deborah Goodrich Royce When I am experiencing a block with a book, I try to put it aside and focus on another aspect besides writing. I might take a walk or read something e…moreWhen I am experiencing a block with a book, I try to put it aside and focus on another aspect besides writing. I might take a walk or read something else. I have a meditation practice, but I do that the first thing every day, before I have turned my attention to the world or writing. And I am a serious fan of the bath—as tonic, as therapy, as refuge, as warmth, as inspiration, as just about everything good. I will take a bath at any time of day that I feel the need! (less)
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Finding Mrs. Ford

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A Conversation with Deborah Goodrich Royce

Q: What inspired you to write Finding Mrs. Ford?
A: Several different threads of inspiration coalesced to get me started on Finding Mrs. Ford. First—and I say this only half facetiously—was the empty nest. I jokingly say that it took the youngest child leaving home for me to get the real estate in my brain back. To be clear, I LOVE my children and could not—would not—imagine my life without them. H Read more of this blog post »
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As a six year old, Ruby is left alone in a cave at Ruby Falls in Tennessee. Twenty years later she goes by Eleanor and is a soap opera star. It should I say, was a soap opera star. She gets fired for basically pul" Read more of this review »
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"I received this from Netgalley.com.

Good read, just what I needed to get out of a mediocre reading slump. Paying a "thrilling and twisty homage to Daphne du Maurier’s Rebecca", this book kept my interest and kept me reading - ending with a perfect tw" Read more of this review »
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"A completely mind-bending, full speed ahead suspense that will leave you saying “what the f— just happened” as the last line creeps up on you.

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Eleanor (Ruby) Russell is a delicate and damaged soap actress who is trying to restart her life and " Read more of this review »
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