Sarah J. Schmitt

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Sarah J. Schmitt is a K-8 school librarian and Youth Service Professional for Teens at a public library who, in addition to planning a variety of events, enjoys opening up the world of books to reluctant readers. She runs a teen writing program that combines Skype visits from well-known authors and screenwriters and critique group style feedback.

Prior to immersing herself in the world of the written word, Sarah earned her Masters of Science in Higher Education Administration and Student Affairs from Indiana University where she worked with first year college students as they acclimated to college life. Sarah lives outside of Indianapolis with her husband, two kidlets and a cat who might actually be a secret agent. She is an active member o
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Sarah J. Schmitt At this point, I don't think there will be a sequel, but there may be another story coming out of the Afterlife with all the characters you love and…moreAt this point, I don't think there will be a sequel, but there may be another story coming out of the Afterlife with all the characters you love and ones you don't. (Shakes fist as Azbaugh.) I'll let you know what develops on this end. (less)
Sarah J. Schmitt I wish I could be all inspiring and what not. I wish I could say I sit down in a chair and force my writer's block away. I can't. I wallow for a…moreI wish I could be all inspiring and what not. I wish I could say I sit down in a chair and force my writer's block away. I can't. I wallow for a little bit, pout even more and then something happens. The story beckons to me and I am drawn in. I'm a binge writer so once I focus on something, I can hammer out a novel in less than a month. (Of course, I never know what my kids are eating for dinner that month, but whatever.)(less)
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It's a Wonderful Death

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I love reading YA debut novels. Even before I became a member of the Fearless Fifteeners, I would stalk the new release lists for the new kids on the block. (So hard not to make a NKOTB reference about hanging tough and how they made it step by step, oh baby, because you got the right stuff.) Oh heck... here's video from my youth.Now, where was I... oh, right... 2018 is going to be a great year... Read more of this blog post »
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