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Carey Anderson

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Carey Anderson was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area in California. At a very young age she learned that she had a natural gift for storytelling. Carey would entertain her family and friends with stories about anything going on in her life or theirs.
One classroom assignment forever changed her life opening an unmarked door. Her teacher, who brought out all things creative within her, read her story aloud to the class.
Carey started writing stories as an outlet for the things going on in her life. Once she was in high school she began receiving extra credit from her English teacher for writing stories during her free time after school and on the weekends. Her English teacher suggested that she look into writing children's books,
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Carey Anderson I cry, kick, scream! Walk away and come back another day. :)
Carey Anderson For me the best thing about being a writer is that you get to create and inspire others. You can shed light and understanding on people and circumstan…moreFor me the best thing about being a writer is that you get to create and inspire others. You can shed light and understanding on people and circumstances that sometimes we may be quick to judge and not exert understanding.
Also, I like the ability to control the outcome of things that are normally out of my control.
ALSO, I'm a long winded person by nature. When you write the more context around your point, the better it's understood. (less)
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Carey Anderson I Knew You When is available for pre-order on Amazon:

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Carey Anderson Help, I need an honest review of my book, "At Last". How do I find someone to review my book?

At Last, is a Urban Fiction book set in the late 40's - early 60's in the San Francisco Bay Area. This story is about a family ahead of it's time. The Wallace's unlike their southern roots believe that all people are equal. The Wallace's are a well to do family that dabble in some not so straight forward practices.
Annette was born and raised in Kansas until her father was suddenly killed. Her Aunt Dorothy sent for Annette's family to come to California for something better.
Tim falls in love with Annette the moment he lays on her, and where Tim doesn't see color when he looks at Annette, he soon finds that color is the first thing everyone else see when they look at him. Most people, even Annette, question why this handsome white man loves Annette so much.

If you are interested in reviewing this BWWM Urban Fiction Novel please contact me as soon as possible. Please and thank you.


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Carey Anderson Tentatively, Volume VIII will be available for Purchase and download on Tuesday June 30th.Make sure you get your copy.


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Carey Anderson I wish sick days could be productive days... blah, blah, blah


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Carey Anderson Today through the 14th get your Free download of Volume 1 of the Wallace Family Affairs. If you got yours already, make sure you tell a friend.

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Carey Anderson Don't forget to give your authors life. Read, Review, Recommend! I live for reviews. :)


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Carey Anderson Am I missing it? Is there an option to select currently re-reading?


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Carey Anderson Please Read, Review, and Recommend my series the Wallace Family Affairs. amazon.com/author/careyanderson

Once all the background stories have been released, we'll move forward in the timeline, beyond the wedding. :)


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Carey Anderson Within the last month I've release three new books. Check it out:
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Carey Anderson I won! I won! Yay me!


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Carey Anderson Volume V of the Wallace Family Affairs ~ No Regrets released today. Get yours today...

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Carey Anderson Download Volume 1 Wallace Family Affairs ~ Tracy's Complications for November 6th - 10th on amazon.


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Carey Anderson NaNo WriMo is here, day 4............ 18K!!! Yay me! Watch tomorrow I'll have five words. whomp! whomp!


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Carey Anderson Drum Roll!!! NaNo WriMo starts in less than 24 hours..... I'm ready! I think! :)


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Carey Anderson My NaNo WriMo project begins November 1st...... I'm excited about the challenge and to get back to story telling.


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Carey Anderson Volume V will be out tentatively in November 2014.... meet Chantel and Derrick!

Checkout the sneak peek of the first chapter of this book on my website. www.careythewriteranderson.com/sneak-...


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Carey Anderson Wallace Family Affairs Volume I ~ Tracy's Complications is available for FREE download on Amazon.

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Carey Anderson Getting excited.... My Rough Riders aka Book Club Members will review Volume I of The Wallace Family Affairs at the end of the month. I hope to have the video up on Youtube shortly following that.

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Make sure you tuned in to see what my Rough Riders have to say.....


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Carey Anderson Baby steps they say..... well they weren't lying. Thank you one and all for visiting my website. My audience is slowly but surely growing. I know I owe that all to YOU!

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Carey Anderson Check out my YouTube channel, see what my Rough Riders have to say:

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message 8: by Carey

Carey Anderson I get caught up in my own stories. I guess that means I even entertain myself.


message 7: by Carey (last edited Sep 15, 2014 11:36PM)

Carey Anderson I posted my first video for my Rough Riders (my close and personal friends and fans of my Wallace Family Affairs and the Together We Are Strong series of books.). I can't wait until I get them all out there.

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Carey Anderson Thanks for noticing me. :)


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Carey Anderson One week until the Release of Volume IV of the Wallace Family Affairs!


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Carey Anderson July 1st my latest release will be available on amazon. Make you grab a copy:
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