Lea Mishell

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in Kirkwood, The United States
November 02, 1972





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Author/Editor/Publisher and creator of the "SistaGirlz" urban fairy tale book series, Lea Mishell was born and raised in the suburbs and more recently seasoned by the south side of St. Louis, Missouri. In fact, most of Lea's stories are set in her hometown as she likes to "write where I am", as she says. Although she's been writing since the age of 16, a self-proclaimed Professional Procrastinator, Lea didn't publish her first book until after finding her "Things to Do by 30" list and saw "Publish A Book" at the top of the list! Without a storyline in mind, shortly after turning 30 and in less than 3 months, her first book, LIVIN' JUST ENOUGH, was created. Still within the timeframe of her 30th year of life, the book was published and thus ...more

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Livin' Just Enough: Rachael...

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Free ebook Giveaway: LIVIN' JUST ENOUGH

I invite you to read the first book in my SistaGirlz series, LIVIN' JUST ENOUGH: RACHAEL'S STORY

Book Synopsis:
Rachael “Baby Girl” Wallace and Aaron Jones are childhood sweethearts headed toward their happily ever after until he dumps her and kicks her out!

Picking up where her ex left off, handsome, charming and debonair Alonzo Banks is just what Baby Girl needs to finally get Aaron out of her syst Read more of this blog post »
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message 1: by Kenn

Kenn Bivins Lea, thank you for adding me to your awesome set of Goodreads friends. I hope that you have the opportunity to read my novel, PIOUS, a page-turner of a tale about an esteemed man who is confronted with all that he has tried to hide of his past when an ex-wife tries to extort money from him and a registered sex-offender moves into his neighborhood.

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