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Buzzy Jackson

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Buzzy Jackson is an award-winning author, historian, and book critic for the Boston Globe and other publications. Buzzy grew up in the American West, moving between Truckee, California and Montana. She eventually headed for sea level, living in Perth, Australia, Los Angeles, Barcelona, New York City, and the San Francisco Bay Area, where she earned a Ph.D. in History at UC Berkeley.

Her work experience includes stints as a radio DJ, tennis hostess, NATO Headquarters tour guide, NBC Sports gopher, and college professor. She lives with her family and a freethinking dog named Ralph in Colorado.

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Hi folks, just wanted to let you know that I regularly post book reviews and other musings about books, reading, music, and the occasional jackalope sighting on my blog on my website: http://buzzyjackson.com/blog/

I would love to hear your feedback - thanks!
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