Nancy Richardson Fischer

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I'm a published author with children's, teen and adult titles including: The Golden Globe, Lyric's World and Promises (Junior Jedi Knights Trilogy) for LucasFilm (Berkeley Press), Feel No Fear, The Power, Passion and Politics of a Life in Gymnastics (Hyperion), Monica: From Fear to Victory (HarperCollins), A Journey: The Autobiography of Apolo Anton Ohno (Simon & Schuster), Nadia Comaneci: Letters to a Young Gymnast (Basic Books), and Winning Every Day with Shannon Miller (Bantam Books).

I've written for a circus, a graduate school, tried my hand at waitressing (I was terrible!), baking carrot cakes (I was messy but good!), and been lucky enough to ultimately do what I love - write.

I live in the Pacific Northwest with my husband and our
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message 14: by Nancy

Nancy Fischer Nenia wrote: "Great choice!

And oh my gosh, that's so sweet. Thank you so much!

:DDD"


You are very welcome:-) I really hope you love Pandora's Key!
xo
nan


message 12: by Nancy

Nancy Fischer Pixie wrote: "Hi Nancy. :)
Thank you for the friendvite and it's lovely to meet you.
Hope you have a fantastic weekend.

Happy writing! :)

<3
Pixie"

Thanks Pixie:-) Happy writing to you, too!! What are you working on?

:-)
nan


message 11: by Nancy

Nancy Fischer Mlpmom (Book Reviewer) wrote: "Of course, thanks for the friends request! I really enjoyed reading it! I plan on writing up some interview questions, hopefully soon and getting them sent to you.

Thanks again!!"


Fantastic!! So glad you enjoyed Pandora's Key:-) That makes my day! As soon as you send your q's I'll get them back to you asap.

Best,
Nan


message 10: by Pixie

Pixie Hi Nancy. :)
Thank you for the friendvite and it's lovely to meet you.
Hope you have a fantastic weekend.

Happy writing! :)

<3
Pixie


Mlpmom (Book Reviewer) Of course, thanks for the friends request! I really enjoyed reading it! I plan on writing up some interview questions, hopefully soon and getting them sent to you.

Thanks again!!


Tracey Graves Thanks for your friendship request, Nancy!! And your kind words :) I really appreciate it!

Best,

Tracey


message 7: by Nancy

Nancy Fischer Hi Katrina,

You're welcome:-) I'm so glad you liked Pandora's Key and really look forward to reading your review!

Any great book suggestions? Right now I'm reading Darkness and Light... not sure what I think quiet yet...

:-)
nan


Kat (Kindred Dreamheart) Thanks so much for friending me!


message 5: by J.A.

J.A. Belfield How could I resist? ;o) Lovely to meet you. :o)


message 4: by Lisa

Lisa Kessler Hi Nancy!

Great to meet you!

Lisa :)


Jillian Peery Thanks for the add, Nancy!


message 2: by Sarah

Sarah Hi Nancy, thank you for the friend request! (=


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Nely Cab Thanks for the add, Nancy!


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