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Rebekah L. Purdy

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I was born and raised in Michigan (just look for the giant mitten on the map—it’ll likely throw a snowball at you). I spent most of my time in Michigan, but while in the army got to call KS, SC, MO, and CA home for awhile as well.

As a kid my family moved around a lot. Try spending both your freshman and senior years at new schools (yeah, loads of fun). I could’ve changed my name to “new girl”.

I love writing for teens because those are the years I remember falling in love with most of my favorite books. Some of the authors I couldn’t put down were L.J. Smith, Christopher Pike, R.L. Stine, Richie Tankersley Cusick, Joan Lowery Nixon, Lois Duncan, amongst several others.

My husband and I have a large family. There are six kids total! So we h
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Rebekah L. Purdy Hi Patty, thanks so much for asking. I wish I had a good answer for this (LOL). It was set to come out early this last winter, but my publisher ended…moreHi Patty, thanks so much for asking. I wish I had a good answer for this (LOL). It was set to come out early this last winter, but my publisher ended up having to move it. Now it has a "floating release date", which means that they'll fit it in as they can. I'll definitely post something when I get a for sure date on it!(less)
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So, The D.B. List will be releasing on June 13, 2017 (EEP) and I’ve really had it on my heart lately to donate some of the monies I earn from this book to organizations who either advocate, help fund patient funds, or build awareness for mental illness.


The D.B. List for me is the hardest book to date that I’ve written. It touches on a lot of hard subjects (suicide, mental illness, rape…) but it...

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“I’ll probably just read a book. I’ve got like a million of them in my to-be-read pile.”
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“Daisy, he’s not really dead, you know.” Her eyes welled as she stared at him. “He is.” “No. Not if you keep his memory alive.”
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“This will hurt a bit.” The knife sliced my skin and I yelped. Blood beaded at the wound’s surface and Gareth took my hand in his. We rubbed our palms together like it was war paint.”
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“Who's driving this motorcycle and who's in the bloody sidecar? I don't ride in the sidecar. I don't even own a pussy bike with a sidecar.”
Karen Marie Moning, Shadowfever

“In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on.”
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“Daisy, he’s not really dead, you know.” Her eyes welled as she stared at him. “He is.” “No. Not if you keep his memory alive.”
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Rebekah Taznim wrote: "Hey Rebekah ...I really enjoyed "How to Unbreakup "...!!!!looking forward to reading more like these..."

Aw, thanks a bunch! So glad you enjoyed it!


Taznim Hey Rebekah ...I really enjoyed "How to Unbreakup "...!!!!looking forward to reading more like these...


Crystal Thanks for the friend request Rebekah! And btw, I would actually enjoy it if you started chasing me singing in your opera voice :D


Rebekah Thanks Taznim! Look forward to talking books with you!! ((HUGS))


Taznim hello Rebekah,
thanks for the add,hope to read your books soon!!!


Eloise Hi Rebekah! thank you for the friend request :)


Rebekah Your welcome! It's awesome to have other people to chat about books with!


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Becca Hi! Thx for friend request.


Amilah-phobia hey rebekah thanx for the add:}


Monique Hello Rebekah,

Thank u so much for the add:)


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