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Joanna Campbell Slan

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National bestselling and award-winning author Joanna Campbell Slan was born in Jacksonville, Florida, but she grew up in a small town in Indiana. After graduating from Ball State University with a degree in journalism, she worked as a newspaper reporter, a newspaper ad salesperson, a television talk show host, a college teacher, a public relations professional, and a motivational speaker. In that capacity, she was named by Sharing Ideas Magazine as “one of the top 25 speakers in the world.”

Slan's work has appeared in five of the New York Times Bestselling Chicken Soup for the Soul books, and one of those became a television show. She is the author of twenty-eight books, nonfiction and fiction, including Death of a Schoolgirl, which won the
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“I can't understand people being rude to their spouses. Your husband or wife should be the one person in the world you treat with loving patience. He or she chose you above all others-for a lifetime! And yet I see women who are nicer to their girlfriends, and men who are more thoughtful toward their employees. That's meshuganeh. Friends come and go. Employees move on. Your partner is there for the long haul. He deserves your best every day of your life.”
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“when it’s your own child, you are not a babysitter. It’s called parenting.”
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“Instinctively, I realized that if I didn’t build a life for myself outside the orb of my child’s world, I would cripple both of us.”
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Joanna Slan Beth wrote: "Hi Joanna,
Thanks for befriending me here as well as in real-life. You need to join the Goodreads Author Program now and link up to your books.
- Beth"


Beth, I need you to be my Goodreads mentor!


message 3: by Peg

Peg Brantley Joanna, thanks for reaching out in friendship through Goodreads.


message 2: by Polly

Polly Thanks for the Goodreads friendship, Joanna. I look forward to your reviews.


message 1: by Beth

Beth Hi Joanna,
Thanks for befriending me here as well as in real-life. You need to join the Goodreads Author Program now and link up to your books.
- Beth


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