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Jennifer Hillman-Magnuson

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I'm an author and mother of five children. I got my start as a writer by blogging. I then landed my first contract with Nickelodeon, where I helped write content for their first parenting website, Parents Connect. I have also freelanced for various print and online magazines, including my favorite literary magazine, Brain, Child: The Magazine for Thinking Mothers.

I started writing my first book in journal format about three and a half years ago while we were still living in India. We have since lived in Nashville, Abu Dhabi (in the United Arab Emirates) and Oregon. I connected with an agent who saw my experience as a potential book, and now, over three years later, my book debuts in November, 2014.

I am currently working on my next project i

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Do you need some fun reading for your Labor Day weekend? Are you in shock, like I am, that Labor Day is already almost here? The month of August seemed to last about four minutes. Maybe it's my age, or the fact that we have spent this month preparing our two older daughters for college, but time needs to take a break and slow the heck down already.

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"I found myself giggling along the way with the author on her move to India. I envisioned myself with almost identical thought processes in similar situations. "
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