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Christina Haag is an actress and the author of the New York Times bestselling memoir, COME TO THE EDGE, which chronicles her childhood friendship and five-year love affair with John Kennedy Jr. A People magazine and USA Today pick, her book "lyrically and precisely captures the frenetic ecstasy of early love."[Washington Post] COME TO THE EDGE was heralded by Publisher's Weekly as "a piercing portrait," and Entertainment Weekly called Ms. Haag, "a beautiful writer." She was featured on The Today Show, Entertainment Tonight, CBS Early Show, the Joy Behar Show and Hardball with Chris Matthews, and profiled in People magazine and the Los Angeles Times. Winner of the Ella Dickey Literacy Award, her writing has been published in The Wall Street
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Dear readers, My book is currently being promoted by the publisher on various sites. The Kindle version of Come to the Edge is available of $1.99 until March 24th 2018. Happy Ides of March!~Christina
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Average rating: 3.86 · 2,380 ratings · 344 reviews · 4 distinct worksSimilar authors
Come to the Edge

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Come to the Edge: A Memoir

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Come to the Edge by Christina Haag
"Very moving and WELL written. A book about, love and struggles we all have

I enjoyed every minute of this well written and beautifully honest story. Made me think and reminded me that we all are so different but have so much in common. " Read more of this review »
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Night Boat to Tangier by Kevin Barry
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Christina Haag and 40 other people liked Hank Stuever's review of Bettyville:
Bettyville by George Hodgman
"Beautifully assembled and tenderly sad memoir that focuses in on George's relationship with his ailing mother, his late father and the world he came from (small-town Missouri) in relation to the world he inhabited as an urban adult who works in th..." Read more of this review »
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Bettyville by George Hodgman
""Bettyville", is George Hodgmen's poignant and, at times, humorous memoir about his love for Betty, his mother, and her love for him. But but fear has taken over and the expression of love has been lost…..or has it? She fears that she didn’t get i..." Read more of this review »
Christina Haag and 1 other person liked Aliki Barnstone's review of Bettyville:
Bettyville by George Hodgman
"George Hodgman's Bettyville is a profoundly loving and beautiful memoir. Poignant and funny, the writing combines narrative pull with moments of splendid poetry. From his portrayals of rural Missouri to New York during the peak of the AIDS epidemi..." Read more of this review »
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The Real Tin Flower; Poems About The World At Nine by Aliki Barnstone
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More of Christina's books…
“That's the thing about timing. It has nothing to do with love.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“All will be well. Seventeen years later, I knew her meaning. You will find the courage to walk through whatever life gives you.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“God loves you just as you are. Pray from where you are.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

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“God loves you just as you are. Pray from where you are.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“That's the thing about timing. It has nothing to do with love.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“No matter how many times you fall in love, it always comes at you sideways. It always catches you by surprise.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“What he aimed for, and succeeded some days in attaining was the remarkable equipoise of humility and confidence that is grace.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge

“Sin, in the Greek, means missing the mark. An archery term. That’s all it is. That which has kept you from God.”
Christina Haag, Come to the Edge




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