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P. J. Hoover first fell in love with Greek mythology in sixth grade thanks to the book Mythology by Edith Hamilton. After a fifteen year bout as an electrical engineer designing computer chips for a living, P. J. decided to take her own stab at mythology and started writing books for kids and teens. P. J. is a member of THE TEXAS SWEETHEARTS & SCOUNDRELS. When not writing, P. J. spends time with her husband and two kids and enjoys practicing Kung Fu, solving Rubik's cubes, and watching Star Trek.

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P.J. Hoover Thank you for reading SOLSTICE! I am thrilled that you loved it!!! I would love to write a sequel and definitely have thoughts on what would happen…moreThank you for reading SOLSTICE! I am thrilled that you loved it!!! I would love to write a sequel and definitely have thoughts on what would happen next, but there are no immediate plans. Maybe in the next couple years would be my hope!
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P.J. Hoover Hi Black Moon! Thank you so much for reading TUT and I am so thrilled that you loved the book!!!
I am definitely hoping to continue the story so we can…more
Hi Black Moon! Thank you so much for reading TUT and I am so thrilled that you loved the book!!!
I am definitely hoping to continue the story so we can all find out what happens to Gil! Right now it's up to the publisher to decide so fingers crossed that they give the go-ahead for a sequel :)

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YA Scavenger Hunt Fall 2019 (WITH BONUS GIVEAWAY BELOW!)

Welcome to the 19th YA SCAVENGER HUNT!


Hi! I'm P. J. Hoover, your hostess for this site of the YA Scavenger Hunt. Thanks so much for visiting and playing along!


A little bit about me:
* I write books for people of all ages!
* I have two tortoises (and two dogs and two kids) :)
* I can solve a Rubik's Cube with my eyes closed!
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Catherine Stine Hi PJ!
Catherine


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P.J. Mari wrote: "P.J. Nice to make your acquiescence on goodreads."

Thanks! You, too!


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M.J. P.J. Nice to make your acquiescence on goodreads.


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P.J. Christine wrote: "thanks for being my friend"

Thank you right back!


Christine Hatfield thanks for being my friend


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P.J. Fabi wrote: "Hi Mrs. Hoover
Thanks for add me, and I can't wait to read Solstice x]"


Thank you! I hope you like it!


Fabi Emi Hi Mrs. Hoover
Thanks for add me, and I can't wait to read Solstice x]


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Al Your welcome, P.J. Thanks for accepting :)


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P.J. Lisa wrote: "And you, as well, P.J.! I think I'm following you on Twitter on my @mrslisa account! :-)"

And I think I'm following you back!


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Lisa Roberson And you, as well, P.J.! I think I'm following you on Twitter on my @mrslisa account! :-)


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P.J. Alexandra wrote: "Things are going well! How are you? :)"

Great! It's blazing hot, but other than that, summer is relaxing :)


Alexandra Shostak Things are going well! How are you? :)


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P.J. Yineth wrote: "Hey thank you for accept :)"

You are totally welcome!


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P.J. Chanda wrote: "I really enjoyed reading Solstice! Will there be a 2nd book?"

Hi! I'm so glad you enjoyed SOLSTICE! Yes, there will be a second book, but I don't have a release date yet. Most likely in 2012. I'll definitely post when I'm more clear on it. Thank you so much for reading! Hope your weekend is great!

-PJ


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P.J. Vi wrote: "thanks for adding ME! it was awesome to help promote your book =)"

You are so welcome!


Vi (like the letter) thanks for adding ME! it was awesome to help promote your book =)


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P.J. Cheryl wrote: "Thanks for accepting my friendship, P.J. I'm looking forward to reading "Solstice"."

Thanks, Cheryl, for the friendship, and I hope you like Solstice!


Cheryl Landmark Thanks for accepting my friendship, P.J. I'm looking forward to reading "Solstice".


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P.J. Rachel wrote: "Hi P.

Thanks for much for the add. I hope you have a blast at Comic Con and I'm sure you'll have the best time dressed as a Greek Goddess =)"


LOL! I can't wait :) And Comic Con. Yay!


Rachel (The Rest Is Still Unwritten) Hi P.

Thanks for much for the add. I hope you have a blast at Comic Con and I'm sure you'll have the best time dressed as a Greek Goddess =)


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P.J. Monique wrote: "Thank u so much for the add:)"

you're so welcome! It's great to connect!


Monique Thank u so much for the add:)


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P.J. Michelle the Chosen One xD wrote: "hey P.J, thx for the add :)"

You're welcome! Thank you!


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