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Eliza Cross

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Born
in Providence, Rhode Island, The United States
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Eliza Cross is the author of fifteen books including her latest, Bacon Beans and Beer, winner of the 2018 Eating the West Award from the Mountain and Plains Independent Booksellers Association.

She is the founder of BENSA Bacon Lovers Society and shares bacon recipes, gift guides, bacon events and food festivals. She blogs at ElizaCross.com with recipes, money-stretching tips, and ideas for living a richer life, and hosts the annual January Money Diet.

Eliza lives with her family near Denver.
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Eliza Cross Hi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy endin…moreHi, Kim! I love to read uplifting fiction with quirky characters, and biographies about people who have done good things, and memoirs with happy endings, and "how-to" books, and books about food, and travel books, and spiritual books, and cookbooks, and books about homes and interior design, and humor books, and marketing books, and the occasional dog book. (Can you tell that I've been waiting my whole life for someone to ask this question?) What about you--what books do you like to read?(less)
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One Step Forward, One Step Back on My Path to Enlightenment

Words matter.

Saturday night I learned that a blog post I wrote won a Colorado Authors League award. When I heard the news, I felt happy and embarrassed at the same time. Let me explain.

The post is titled “Lame History Classes, Meeting O.J. and My Reckoning with Racism.

I wrote it in June 2020, three weeks after the tragic death of George Floyd. Along with sharing excerpts from my journal about exp

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message 6: by Kim

Kim sent you some book recommendations


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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L Dear Eliza,
I would like to thank you for being my friend here on Goodreads. I am looking forward to reading your work immensly, which sounds utterly inspiring & thought-provoking and something which i cannot wait to delve into. Thank you!
Lucinda x


Savannah Eliza, thank you for the friendship.
Stay naughty,
Savannah
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message 2: by Kris

Kris Neri Good to connect with you here, Eliza. I'm looking forward to reading your reviews.

Kris

Kris Neri
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Maureen Mullis Hi Eliza! Thank you for inviting a fellow author into your circle of friends here on Goodreads. I hope you'll add my novels What Would Nancy Do?, In the Company of Women, The Christmas to Remember and Finding Normal to your to-read list. I look forward to reading your book reviews and recommendations. Happy reading!


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