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Crystal Marcos

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Award-winning author Crystal Marcos has been a storyteller her entire life. As the oldest of five children, she had to do a lot of entertaining. She lives on the Kitsap Peninsula in Washington State with her husband, daughter Kaylee, and son Jaxon. Crystal is the author of BELLYACHE: A Delicious Tale, HEADACHE: The Hair-Raising Sequel to BELLYACHE, and Novus: Book One of The Cresecren Chronicles. Bartholomew Buggins is her first children's picture book.

Average rating: 4.23 · 203 ratings · 94 reviews · 5 distinct worksSimilar authors
Bellyache: A Delicious Tale

4.25 avg rating — 93 ratings — published 2010 — 4 editions
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Novus (The Cresecren Chroni...

4.33 avg rating — 43 ratings — published 2015 — 5 editions
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Headache (Bellyache, #2)

4.46 avg rating — 37 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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“You should listen to even the smallest voice, someday it could be the one that makes a difference.”
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“A children's story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children's story in the slightest.”
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Crystal Marcos Richard wrote: "Hello Crystal,

Thank you for accepting my friend request. Have a great day!

Richard"


Thank you!


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Richard Ward Hello Crystal,

Thank you for accepting my friend request. Have a great day!

Richard


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Crystal Marcos Cheryl wrote: "Crystal, I've beeen working on a new book for quite some time so haven't been active. Hope things are going well with you.Cheryl"

Hi Cheryl,
Nice to see you back! Balancing writing a book and everything else can be quite challenging.


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Cheryl Price Crystal, I've beeen working on a new book for quite some time so haven't been active. Hope things are going well with you.Cheryl


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Crystal Marcos Tricia wrote: "Thanks for the recommendation on Zoom and ReZoom. I have already put them on my wish list on Amazon. I have a collection of Wordless books which I used in my third grade classroom to promote idea..."

You are welcome. I really enjoy wordless picture books and I also collect them. Great idea for sparking the children's imaginations!


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Tricia Douglas Thanks for the recommendation on Zoom and ReZoom. I have already put them on my wish list on Amazon. I have a collection of Wordless books which I used in my third grade classroom to promote ideas for story writing. Even 8 year olds love wordless books. Thanks for the info.


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Crystal Marcos William wrote: "Hi Crystal - Thank you for your friendship!
Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date Marc..."


I will, thank you.


message 12: by William

William O'Brien Hi Crystal - Thank you for your friendship!
Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date March.
Best wishes, William


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Crystal Marcos Donald James wrote: "Hi Crystal,
Thanks for the nice note. So do you live in/near Gig Harbor, Port Orchard, Bremerton??? I lived in Tacoma/Puyallup area for over 25 years.
I'd love to recommend one of my book..."


Thank you Donald, I will send you a Goodreads email.


message 10: by Donald

Donald Parker Hi Crystal,
Thanks for the nice note. So do you live in/near Gig Harbor, Port Orchard, Bremerton??? I lived in Tacoma/Puyallup area for over 25 years.
I'd love to recommend one of my books. If you are interested in an ebook, give me your email address and I'll email you one for free.
Blessings!
Donald


Crystal Marcos Bradley wrote: "Thank you for adding me as a friend. =)

Dreamsbane of Tamalor by Bradley James Simpson"
You are welcome!


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

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Crystal Marcos For those interested The Kane Chronicles, Book One: The Red Pyramid Chapter Sneak Peek! (Kindle Edition)
on Amazon right now for how long I do not know. http://www.amazon.com/Kane-Chronicles...


Crystal Marcos Just letting those of you who don't know that Rick Riordan will release new demigod generation book and we will see a little Percy Jackson http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/76...


Crystal Marcos Ronyell wrote: "Thank you so much for the friend invitation! I hope we get to talk more about the beauty of children's books together!"

That would be great! I visited your site and I can tell you certainly have a passion for them.


Ronyell Thank you so much for the friend invitation! I hope we get to talk more about the beauty of children's books together!


Crystal Marcos Ann wrote: "Crystal, Have you read Hunger Games by Suzzanne Collins?
She is an excellant YA author. I love her works."


No I haven't but I will have to check it out! Thanks!


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Ann Gomez Crystal, Have you read Hunger Games by Suzzanne Collins?
She is an excellant YA author. I love her works.


Crystal Marcos Hi all! My Bellyache: A Delicious Tale video book trailer is up! I would appreciate if you would take a look! Thank you, Crystal Marcos


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