Susannah Eanes

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in Virginia, The United States



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The writer known as Susannah Eanes is a certified land-use planner and cartographer by education and has an extensive background in public service. Having minored in ballet in college, she also modeled and taught ballet and modern dance for several years. She writes poetry, fiction, non-fiction and personal essays, publishes book reviews and blogs regularly, and also works in editing.

Ms. Eanes was born and raised in a small town in Virginia at the foothills of the Blue Ridge. Beginning with the faithful keeping of journals at around age ten, Susannah expressed herself best in the written word, contributing poems and prose to several small publications throughout her school years. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Geography and has completed

Book Review: Potager, by Georgeanne Brennan

Potager by Georgeanne Brennan

A gloriously lovely book, full of recipes and ideas, illustrated with lush photographs of provincial gardens and simply prepared foods. Will keep it handy in the kitchen for inspiration when not feeling excited about the cooking ;)

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Average rating: 3.67 · 12 ratings · 2 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
Lucky Southern Women

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The Fortunate and the Damned (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: Excerpt from Sequel to Lucky Southern Women
Lucky Southern Women (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: The rural landscape entwines around the lives of two passionate yet very different women, as the challenges they face as adults threaten to dissolve the bonds they forged as youngsters, and destroy the beliefs that had brought them up out of lonely childhood. Only in the acceptance of reality, which threatens to result in the rejection of nearly everything they had believed in the past, can Sophie and Phoebe forge a way ahead for themselves and those they love. In so doing, they find each has an unknown strength that will be summoned for their greatest challenge of all, for what these two women face together will either destroy families and friendship, or ensure survival, lasting happiness, and love.
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message 3: by Jewel

Jewel Hopson Hello, Susannah, will you please let me know if Propertius Press still in business? I never received any news about how my book Parade of Shades is doing since it was published over a year ago.


Savannah Susannah, thank you for the friendship.

Harlequin Books Hi Susannah, thanks for being a friend. I’m looking forward to getting to know you. I want you to know that if you ever have any questions about the books on my shelves or about, I would be delighted to answer them. Also, I list as much eHarlequin news and author news as I can so be sure to watch for my updates.

Happy reading,
Kim S., Harlequin Books ambassador

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