Patricia Stinson

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Pat was a teacher for forty years. Three years in Austin, MN., two years in Madang, New Guinea, and 35 years in Mpls. She volunteered for the Police Reserves for four years, and she was a cooperating witness for the FBI on a Ponzi scheme. She volunteers at her church and the local library. She loves to travel, ride horses, walk her dog and read.

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Nancy Clancy, Secret Admirer

My friend Evelyn is in the second-grader, and she shared her review of Nancy Clancy, Secret Admirer by Jane O'Connor and the illustrator is Robin Preiss Glasser. This is the second book in a series. Nancy and her friends have difficulty when trying to help set us a friendship for someone. Evelyn said the setting is usually at Bree's house and her favorite character is Annie because she seems nice. Read more of this blog post »
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I enjoyed the book. I learned about the pressures and the jobs that some of the journalists face covering the White House and the Press Room. Many nights of interrupted sleep, quick trips to airports, personality differences, and different viewpoints ...more
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Great Little Last-Minute Editing Tips for Writers by Carolyn Howard-Johnson
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Interesting and very easy to read. I read it in one sitting. The author, Carolyn Howard-Johnson, list words that are often confused. She points out each word's definition, and when it is appropriate to use each word. Auger/augur is an example. Auger ...more
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The Wyoming Lynching of Cattle Kate, 1889 by George W. Hufsmith
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I rated this book as a 5-star as it fit my needs. I am writing of this event in history and the book is a very authoritative, well-researched book I use for one of the references for my writing my new book.
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Bleak House: The Complete Novel by Charles Dickens is an interesting book for the readers who like the Victorian style of writing. The people in that area enjoyed long descriptive passages and many characters with a winding plot and sub-plots. Readin ...more
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“My books are water; those of the great geniuses is wine. Everybody drinks water.”
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Patricia Stinson My favorite authors are Mark Twain, Zane Grey, Louis L'aMmour, William Barclay, A.B. Guthrie,Jr. and Washington Irving.


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