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S.K. Derban

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C.S. Lewis and Robert Ludlum

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November 2013


Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, S.K. Derban moved to London within the first three months, and remained in England until the age of five. Her father, an American citizen, was a decorated veteran of the second world war. Derban's mother, born and raised in the United Kingdom, was involved with the London Royal Ballet Company, and a great fan of the arts. Even after returning to the United States, Derban's life was filled with a love of the theatre and a passion for British murder mysteries.

S.K. Derban has always remained passionate about writing, and is thrilled to finally share her work with others. Her personal travel and missionary adventures also help to transport readers virtually across the globe. When writing, Derban relies on all
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S.K. Derban By getting up and walking around the room! Sometimes I even sort laundry, but please do not share this little tidbit! I have enough of my own to sort.…moreBy getting up and walking around the room! Sometimes I even sort laundry, but please do not share this little tidbit! I have enough of my own to sort. Fortunately I do not have writer's block very often. What I need is more time to write, as the ideas are filling my mind. Hopefully I will not run out of room.(less)
S.K. Derban Writing is like going on holiday without having to pack! I feel extremely blessed to be a writer.
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“Nearly all of God's jewels are crystallized tears.”
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“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.”
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Grant Naylor
“It wasn't a beautiful face. But it was a nice face. It wasn't a face that could launch a thousand ships. Maybe two ships and a small yacht. That was, until she smiled. When she smiled, her eyes lit up like a pinball machine when you win a bonus game. And she smiled a lot.”
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Daniel Pennac
“Reader's Bill of Rights

1. The right to not read

2. The right to skip pages

3. The right to not finish

4. The right to reread

5. The right to read anything

6. The right to escapism

7. The right to read anywhere

8. The right to browse

9. The right to read out loud

10. The right to not defend your tastes”
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Marie Lu
“Each day means a new twenty-four hours. Each day means everything's possible again. You live in the moment, you die in the moment, you take it all one day at a time.”
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S.K. Derban Maria wrote: "Hello, S.K.!
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Maria Hello, S.K.!
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