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Karen M. Cox

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Karen M Cox is an award-winning author of novels accented with romance and history: 1932, Find Wonder in All Things, Undeceived, and I Could Write a Book. Other published works include an ebook novella, The Journey Home, “Northanger Revisited 2015”, which appeared in Sun-Kissed: Effusions of Summer, "I, Darcy," a short story in The Darcy Monologues, and "An Honest Man", which appears in the new anthology, Dangrous to Know: Jane Austen's Rakes and Gentleman Rogues.
Originally from Everett, WA, Karen now lives in Central Kentucky with her husband, where she works as a pediatric speech pathologist, encourages her children, and spoils her granddaughter. Like Austen’s Emma, Karen has many hobbies and projects she doesn’t quite finish, but like E
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1932

3.92 avg rating — 279 ratings — published 2010 — 3 editions
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Undeceived: Pride & Prejudi...

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Find Wonder in All Things

3.84 avg rating — 90 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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I Could Write a Book

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Son of a Preacher Man

4.45 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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The Journey Home

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Congratulations to :


Michele B

 


who won an autographed copy of Undeceived in the Massive Beach Read Giveaway organized by author Hilary Grossman.


 


Also to :


Lori B

who won an ebook copy of Undeceived.


 


Thanks to everyone who entered and Happy Summer Reading to all!


 

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“Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.”
Charles Jones, Life Is Tremendous

Mark Twain
“If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.”
Mark Twain

Samuel Johnson
“Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance.”
Samuel Johnson

The Paradoxical Commandments

People are illogical, unreasonable, and self-centered.
Love them anyway.

If you do good, people will accuse you of selfish ulterior motives.
Do good anyway.

If you are successful, you will win false friends and true enemies.
Succeed anyway.

The good you do today will be forgotten tomorrow.
Do good anyway.

Honesty and frankness make you vulnerable.
Be honest and frank anyway.

The biggest men and women with the biggest ideas can be shot down by the smallest men and women with the smallest minds.
Think big anyway.

People favor underdogs but follow only top dogs.
Fight for a few underdogs anyway.

What you spend years building may be destroyed overnight.
Build anyway.

People really need help but may attack you if you do help them.
Help people anyway.

Give the world the best you have and you'll get kicked in the teeth.
Give the world the best you have anyway.”
Kent M. Keith, The Silent Revolution: Dynamic Leadership in the Student Council

Rainer Maria Rilke
“Find out the reason that commands you to write; see whether it has spread its roots into the very depth of your heart; confess to yourself you would have to die if you were forbidden to write.”
Rainer Maria Rilke

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