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Anne Marie Ruff

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Anne Marie Ruff has spent her whole life telling stories: as a novelist, journalist, radio broadcaster, editor, teacher, and actor. She has spent much of her adult life traveling the world, living abroad, and asking questions in search of stories worth telling.

Born in Minnesota, she attended Blake Upper School before moving to Los Angeles to study geography and environmental studies at UCLA. She worked as a journalist, based for several years in Bangkok, Thailand, and Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates. Her work has been published/broadcast by NPR, BBC, PRI, PBS, Christian Science Monitor, Time Asia, Far Eastern Economic Review, and International Herald Tribune TV.

Anne Marie’s first novel, Through These Veins, about the development of
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Through These Veins

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Los Angeles friends, I will be reading from BENEATH THE SAME HEAVEN on two different occasions! I would love to see you and share my newest novel with you.

· Saturday September 22 – Frogtown Artwalk at Venue 27 (1839 Blake Ave. in the garden of the Blake Lofts), reading at 5pm and 7pm.

· Wednesday September 26 – Los Angeles Central Library 5:30-7pm in Meeting room A.

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