Jim Fergus

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Jim Fergus was born in Chicago on March 23, 1950. He attended high school in Massachusetts and graduated as an English major from Colorado College in 1971. He has traveled extensively and lived over the years in Colorado, Florida, the French West Indies, Idaho, France, and Arizona. For ten years he worked as a teaching tennis professional in Colorado and Florida, and in 1980 moved to the tiny town of Rand, Colorado (pop. 13), to begin his career as a full-time freelance writer. He was a contributing editor of Rocky Mountain Magazine, as well as a correspondent of Outside magazine. His articles, essays, interviews and profiles have appeared in a wide variety of national magazines and newspapers, including Newsweek, Newsday, The Denver Post, ...more

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Jim Fergus Hi Lois,
I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the novel for a second time, and that you are passing it on to your daughter. I'm currently hard at work on…more
Hi Lois,
I'm glad to hear that you enjoyed the novel for a second time, and that you are passing it on to your daughter. I'm currently hard at work on the second installment of a planned trilogy of which OTWW is the first. I had hoped to see it published in the fall of 2016, but it's looking now more like early 2017. Stay tuned. Many thanks for your post.
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Jim Fergus Hi Kristen,
The 3rd book should come out in early 2020, but don't have a definite date yet. Still a work in progress!
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This is the U.S. title of the third novel of the One Thousand White Women trilogy. Many readers both in the U.S. and France have asked me in emails and posts on this website when it will be published. That is always a hard, maybe impossible question for authors to answer when the actual writing of a book is still in progress. All I can say for certain is that it won’t be 20 years as in the case...

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