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Suzanne Selfors

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Roald Dahl, Eva Ibbotson, JK Rowling, Mervyn Peake, Nancy Farmer

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March 2008


Suzanne Selfors lives on an island near Seattle where it rains all the time, which is why she tends to write about cloudy, moss-covered, green places.
She's married, has two kids, and writes full time.
Her favorite writers are Kurt Vonnegut, Charles Dickens, and most especially, Roald Dahl.

Please visit her at www.suzanneselfors.com to learn more about her books.


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Suzanne Selfors Hi Danny. First, so glad to hear you want to start your own book. Best of luck! I have lots of advice but for getting started, I think the most…moreHi Danny. First, so glad to hear you want to start your own book. Best of luck! I have lots of advice but for getting started, I think the most important thing is that you write about something that excites you. Don't worry about trends, or about who's going to read the book, etc. Write something that speaks to you. After all, you'll be spending a lot of time in that world, so you want it to be a place that intrigues you.(less)
Suzanne Selfors Hi Cera. I would really like to write another book set in Anglund. I hope to get to it next year. :)
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I'm so happy to announce that my book, THE RAIN DRAGON RESCUE, illustrated by the amazing Dan Santat, is in bookstores tomorrow,and online everywhere.

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“Falling in love is not a rational process. It can't be planned or avoided. It happens--for good or bad it simply happens. - Katrina Svensen”
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“Trying to make sense of love is like trying to dissect a rainbow.”
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“Falling in love is not a rational process. It can't be planned or avoided. It happens--for good or bad it simply happens. I knew he'd eventually leave. I knew we couldn't be together, but I fell anyway.”
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Sangria Thanks for your friendship, Suzanne! :)


Suzanne Hi Erin.
I'm going to doing a writing contestfor SAVING JULIET. I'll be sure to let you know when it's up and running.
Oh, and you'll be interested to know that a kids theatre company is adapting it for their production in November. Should be lot of fun!


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Erin Hi Suzanne how are you? Did you get to have the release party for Saving Juliet that you were planning?


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