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Alexandra Rowland

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Alexandra Rowland is the author of A CONSPIRACY OF TRUTHS and, occasionally, a bespoke seamstress under the stern supervision of her feline quality control manager. She holds a degree in world literature, mythology, and folklore from Truman State University, and she is one of three hosts of the literary podcast, Be the Serpent. Find her at www.alexandrarowland.net, on Twitter as @_alexrowland, or wandering the woods of western Massachusetts.


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Alexandra Rowland Yes, multiple! (Also, the title has now been updated to A CONSPIRACY OF TRUTHS)
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In the End

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"This is a gem of a book full of grit-teeth, open-eyed hope in humans' ability to pull themselves up off the ground and do the right thing, even when the chips are down. It's also full of snarky storytelling rap battles, tulip mania, whirling aucti..." Read more of this review »
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I am grinning from ear to ear. THIS BOOK IS AN UNALLOYED DELIGHT. I laughed, I danced around the room, I screeched "BABIES, NO!!" several times and reminded myself that it's a romance novel and it's all gonna be ok, I laughed and danced again. What a ...more
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"A Conspiracy of Truths is a story about people and what makes them tick. And it's a story about stories. And it's a story about stories that tell you what makes people tick. And if you love stories (I mean, you're reading this, aren't you?) Rowlan..." Read more of this review »
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“Because who you were is just the stories you tell yourself about yourself, and the intersection of all the hurts you've ever had and how you survived them.”
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“What does that mean, the way people are?” “Customs! Manners! Languages! The ten thousand gods of ten thousand nations! The tales they tell their children when they wake from nightmares, the tales they tell their sons and daughters when they send them off to war, the tales a midwife tells a laboring mother, the tales old men tell each other in the twilight of their lives.” “So you are a spy—sort of.”
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“Because who you are is just the stories you tell yourself about yourself, and the intersection of all the hurts you've ever had and how you survived them.”
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