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Frances Pergamo

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Frances Pergamo is a native New Yorker and lives in the Hudson Valley with her husband. She enjoys spending time with her two grown sons and retreating to the North Fork of Long Island. Frances is the author of two novels published by Pocket Star Books (Simon & Schuster): "The Healing" and "A Time to Dance."




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Frances Pergamo I sit at the computer and try to write anyway. Sometimes taking a walk helps, and sometimes listening to music jogs the creative juices.
Frances Pergamo It's the creative process I love best, and when people enjoy the finished product. Publicity and marketing are my nemesis.
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The Healing

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Tamara Rose Blodgett Hey Frances, thanks for looking me up; you're the best :)

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