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Shannon Mayer

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A long time ago, in a galaxy far away, I was born into a family of Star Wars nuts. I have a lot of siblings (somewhere I lost count but I think there was more than could be numbered on one hand) and being one of the young padawans I was subjected to Star Wars marathons, on a regular basis. If you've read any of my books you'll see there is often a reference to said movies as a small homage to my upbringing. May the force be with you and all that jazz.

I started writing when I realized I didn't want to grow up not believing in magic, or not believing in creatures everyone else said didn't exist. That being said, I have never seen a fairy, unicorn or dragon. I had a neighbour who swore they fed the leprechauns in their garden, but I never caug
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Anagha Uppal Thanks for the friend request! Have a great day (:
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Natasha Thank you for connecting with me on goodreads, I look forward to sharing some good books and some not so good good books with you -♥-
Sincerely Natasha
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James Caterino Hi Shannon,
Thanks for adding me and looking forward to checking out your books. Have a great weekend!
Jim


Jennifer Thanks for the add!


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Lisa Kessler HI Shannon -

Thanks for your interest in my new eBook release "Across the Veil"!!!

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As an indie author, I couldn't make any of this happen without you! :)

I really appreciate your support, and I hope you love the story!!!

Lisa :)


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Ellen Maze Hi Shannon :-)
Thank you for the friend-vite! I also wish you incredible success with your writing. I don't know if you read vampire fiction, but here is my bestseller (a curiously spiritual vampire tale): Rabbit: Chasing Beth Rider
Have a super day and write any time!
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