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Tanya Taimanglo

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Indie Author, Goddess in Training, Wife, Mother, WRITER, Dreamer, Chamorro Culture Enthusiast, I love Wonder Woman and Bruce Lee.

Author of Sirena: A Mermaid Legend from Guam (Authorhouse 2010), Attitude 13: A Daughter of Guam's Collection of Short (Authorhouse 2010) and the romantic comedy, SECRET SHOPPER (Createspace, 2013).

Find me on Facebook @ https://www.facebook.com/TanyaTaimanglo

Fact: I wrote Sirena: A Mermaid Legend from Guam in 2010.
Fact: My brother, Sonny Chargualaf is the talented artist behind the imagery.
Fact: Our Sirena is copyrighted.
Fact: I haven't blogged in two years and this incident has made me mad enough to start again.

And so begins the story of a sister/brother team, who collaborated to bring a platform to our Chamorro culture and a book to honor their... Read more of this blog post »
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message 8: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo May 7th marks the one year anniversary of my novel's release, Secret Shopper! So, I've decided to put the EBook version on sale for 99 cents for a few days this week! Hope you snag it and enjoy! Tell your friends about it. http://www.amazon.com/Secret-Shopper-...


message 7: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo The Seattle Globalist has a write up about United Roots - Pacific Northwest and our event this Saturday, including an interview with the owner of Chamaole Pino and yours truly. Check it out. Thanks, Dakota! http://www.seattleglobalist.com/2014/...


message 6: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo "I’d say Scotland. I’d like to learn more about kilts and sip tea in J.K. Rowling’s castle, talk shop with her perhaps and dance to some Celtic jams." Tanya Taimanglo

Author Jackson Baer interviewed me for his blog. Please check it out. Thanks Jackson and everyone for your support.

http://jacksonpaulbaer.com/2013/07/18...


message 5: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo The Indie Bookshelf rated and reviewed Secret Shopper! 4.5 Stars from Erin and a glowing write up.
http://www.theindiebookshelf.com/2013...


message 4: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo Interviewed by Michael Powell of BloodIsOne...a hip hop centered blog which took a chance on me-an indie, Pacific Islander romance author. Here's the link. :)
http://guamgoddessintraining.blogspot...


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Tanya Taimanglo Blogpost about my novel, Secret Shopper. http://www.goisland.net/2013/06/09/a-...


message 2: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo Guam PDN news article about my novel SECRET SHOPPER. Check it out. http://www.guampdn.com/article/201306...


message 1: by Tanya

Tanya Taimanglo Hi everyone, check out my FB author page here. https://www.facebook.com/TanyaTaimanglo


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