Katherine Dean Mazerov

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Katherine Dean Mazerov

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in Salt Lake City, The United States
August 02




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May 2020

Career journalist, KATHERINE DEAN (Katie) MAZEROV understands the power of stories that resonate with people, touch their lives. In her debut novel, Summer Club, she explores the complexities of life and foibles of human nature that emerge at a rundown neighborhood swim and tennis club rife with chaos and bad behavior—and where a journalist-turned-stay-at-home-mom stumbles onto a dark fraud scheme. The award-winning newspaper reporter and editor has been a magazine writer, worked in corporate communications for a Fortune 500 company and written extensively on trends, market outlook and emerging technologies for the global energy industry. As an editor at The Denver Post, Katie was a member of the team that won the 2000 Pulitzer Prize for br ...more

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Katherine Dean Mazerov Big Little Lies: Loved it!

Transcendent Kingdom: Homegoing was a favorite of mine a couple years ago..I am excited to read Yaa Gyasi's new release

Big Little Lies: Loved it!

Transcendent Kingdom: Homegoing was a favorite of mine a couple years ago..I am excited to read Yaa Gyasi's new release

Maisie Dobbs: I know I'm late to the party on this one, which was originally released in 2003. But I loved it, and planned to read more in the Maisie Dobbs series. The the mix of historical fiction and mystery. Also, welcome this opportunity to learn more about WWI, which was so devastating to Europe, with so many young men killed and badly wounded. (less)
Katherine Dean Mazerov Starting a story, article, book etc is the hardest part. Nothing is more daunting than staring at a blank screen. And every writer, no matter how seas…moreStarting a story, article, book etc is the hardest part. Nothing is more daunting than staring at a blank screen. And every writer, no matter how seasoned, experiences this phenomenon. I write down keywords I want to include, and start with a simple sentence. Then I build on that sentence using the keywords. Sometimes I end up with two sentences, and try and combine them. I often tweak several times.(less)
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Summer Club

3.57 avg rating — 46 ratings — published 2020 — 3 editions
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"This was a fun read. Classic hassles with neighbors, which are humorous in retrospect. Combine this with a murder mystery."
" A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles..the writing is beyond excellent and the book provides a vivid and moving account of life in Russia before and af ...more "
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Murder meets the absurd when a journalist-turned-stay-at-home mom stumbles onto a dark fraud scheme at a rundown, dysfunctional neighborhoo
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" I could not agree more on Clyde...he is terrible. And I also think he didn't receive much moral guidance from his parents, which I find ironic given t ...more "
" It is painful to see Clyde's self-serving and destructive behavior. I find myself wanting to grab him by the collar and shake him...what a pathetic fi ...more "
" Happy National Authors Day to everyone who has, is in the process or aspires to write a book! It is quite a journey, and I applaud everyone who takes ...more "
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Transcendent Kingdom by Yaa Gyasi
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This book is a poignant, yet disturbing, account of what happens to a family who moves from Ghana to Alabama. Gifty, the protagonist, finds herself conflicted over her strict Pentecostal upbringing and faith in God in the face of poverty, terrible th
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