Karen McQuestion

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Karen McQuestion is the bestselling author of books for all ages. Some of her titles include Hello Love, Life on Hold, The Long Way Home, and the Edgewood series. Her publishing story has been covered by the Wall Street Journal, Entertainment Weekly, and NPR. She has also appeared on ABC’s World News Now and America This Morning. McQuestion lives with family in Hartland, Wisconsin.

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Karen McQuestion Hello Ginny! We meet again. :)

I don't plot out my books ahead of time, so very often the storyline takes a turn that surprises me. This was the case…more
Hello Ginny! We meet again. :)

I don't plot out my books ahead of time, so very often the storyline takes a turn that surprises me. This was the case with Russ and Nadia. I really thought he'd end up with Mallory, but I like the way it turned out instead.(less)
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Hello Love

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The Long Way Home

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A Scattered Life

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Half a Heart

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Easily Amused

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Edgewood (Edgewood, #1)

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From a Distant Star

3.80 avg rating — 1,724 ratings — published 2015 — 7 editions
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Favorite

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Life on Hold

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Absolution (Edgewood, #3)

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Good Man, Dalton by Karen McQuestion
"Greta Hansen needs an internship to set her apart. Lucky for her, she has a distant connection with the fabulous Vanderhaven Corporation all the way in New York city. She arrives to take on her internship and realizes she has really been brought i..." Read more of this review »
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Wildflower Heart by Grace Greene
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I was lucky enough to read an advance copy and I'm going on record as saying that readers are going to love Wildflower Heart. Highly recommended!
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Eleanor Oliphant Is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
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Completely engrossing, which made it easy to ignore the minor plot points that seemed a little bit implausible. This novel reminded me of The Rosie Project, but I liked it much better.
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I was lucky enough to read an advance copy and I'm going on record as saying that readers are going to love Wildflower Heart. Highly recommended!
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Watching You by Lisa Jewell
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Just kicking this one off with the hope that readers enjoy Good Man, Dalton as much as I loved writing it!
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The Space Between by Dete Meserve
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This book kept me engaged the whole way through and I didn't guess the ending until I was right on top of it. Well done!
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Sweet Lake by Christine Nolfi
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The title speaks volumes. This is a sweet book, with relatable characters, a romance, and some interesting family dynamics. This book came to me when I needed a break from some stressful stuff going on in my own life and it was a lifesaver. If you lo ...more
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More of Karen's books…
“Death was painful, not because people couldn't see their loved ones anymore, but because they couldn't communicate with them anymore.”
Karen McQuestion, The Long Way Home

“Seems like sometimes life gives you what you need instead of what you want, if you know what I mean”
Karen McQuestion, A Scattered Life

“It's good to plan, but don't let the planning take the place of doing.”
Karen McQuestion, A Scattered Life

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Karen McQuestion Hi Graeme, I'm glad that blog post resonated with you. It turns out that a lot of writers would prefer not to be boxed in. :) Freedom is a fine thing!


Graeme Stokes Hi Karen, Thanks for the friendship... :) enjoyed your blog "Writing outside of your genre"


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