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Paula Margulies is the owner of Paula Margulies Communications, a public relations firm for authors and artists. She has received numerous awards for her short stories, essays, and novels, including her nonfiction handbook, The Tao of Book Publicity, her historical novel, Favorite Daughter, Part One, her debut novel, Coyote Heart, and her short story collection, Face Value: Collected Stories. Paula is a contributor to Author Magazine, the San Diego Examiner, and The Feisty Writer.

Paula has specialized for over twenty years in communications, marketing, and public relations for all types of products and services. A graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she earned her master’s degree in Language Arts and Literature, s
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Paula Margulies Favorite Daughter, Part Two - this is the second part of the Pocahontas story that begins in my recently released historical novel, Favorite Daughter,…moreFavorite Daughter, Part Two - this is the second part of the Pocahontas story that begins in my recently released historical novel, Favorite Daughter, Part One. (less)
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Favorite Daughter, Part One

4.15 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2014 — 2 editions
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Coyote Heart

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description In the library the other day, I came across a copy of Michael Wolff’s tell-all book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House and, even though I’m pressed for time to read lately, I decided to check it out. The book turns out to be a great dish on the chaotic and cringe-worthy first year of the current administration, but what surprised me most about it is was the language Wolff uses. Scatt... Read more of this blog post »
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message 23: by Rick

Rick Barnett It's a pleasure to join you in friendship here on Goodreads, Paula.

Thank you,

Rick


message 22: by Karen (last edited Sep 24, 2012 03:11AM)

Karen Tyrrell Thanks Paula for friending,
How are you?
Please check out my gutsy memoir, ME & HER: a Memoir of Madness.
A teacher’s story of abuse from parents, mental breakdown & Recovery
How did I Reclaim my life?
cheers,
Karen :)
http://www.goodreads.com/author/show/...


message 21: by Becca

Becca Mills Hi, Paula. Thanks for the friendship! Happy reading :)


message 20: by Gary

Gary  D. Henry Nice to meet you Paula


Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend


VampireNovelFan Thanks for the friendvite, Paula! Best of luck with your work!

VNF
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message 17: by Sarah

Sarah Thanks for the friend request! (=


message 16: by Jill

Jill Thanks for your friendship on Goodreads, Paula. I'm interested to read your post on back covers.


message 15: by Debra

Debra Brown Hi Paula,

Thanks for friending me. Congrats on the great book ratings- I'm sure you have earned them.


message 14: by Bridget

Bridget Bowers Hey, Paula! Thanks for the friend request. Merry Christmas!


message 13: by Tamara

Tamara Rose Blodgett Hi Paula~! Thanks for your friendship and Happy Holidays =D


message 12: by L.J.

L.J. Kentowski Thanks for the friend request, Paula. Nice to meet you:)


Kelly/yllektra Thanks for adding me! :)


message 10: by Milton

Milton Esitubi Mary Anita And The Second Liberation In Kenya consider reading this book full of African passion and flavour.


message 9: by Ed

Ed Rambeau Thanks for accepting my friend request, Paula. You seem like an interesting person, so feel free to tell me more about yourself and perhaps we can grow to become even greater friends. I, myself, am a singer/songwriter/actor who has recently turned author, so perhaps we can share books and ideas in the future.

Regards, and have a great day, Ed

http://www.edrambeau.com


Therese Fowler Hi Paula, thanks for connecting with me here!


Harlequin Books Hello Paula, it is a pleasure to meet you.


Bradley Thank you for adding me as a friend. =)

Dreamsbane of Tamalor by Bradley James Simpson


DeAnna Hi, Paula-
Thank you for the friend-vite. I look forward to exchanging book notes with you.
~DeAnna Cameron
author of THE BELLY DANCER
The Belly Dancer by DeAnna Cameron


Maureen Mullis Hi Paula! Thanks for adding me as a friend. I hope you'll add my cozy WHAT WOULD NANCY DO? to your tbr list! I'll have to check yours out myself! Have a great weekend! Maureen


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message 2: by Beth

Beth Hi Paula,
Thanks for befriending this fellow author here! If you'd like to interview me for Author Magazine and/or the San Diego Examiner in conjunction with my March release of Deadly Currents, let me know. I've just started planning a virtual book tour for early March.


message 1: by Jesse

Jesse Hanson Thanks for including me here, Paula. I'll check out Coyote Heart. jesse


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