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Chapter One is a series of short stories, with each short story acting as the first chapter, or “chapter one,” of the featured character’s larger story.

Each short story is connected to and advances the others, culminating in an ending that will leave you wanting more.

Readers will be invited to vote at the end of the series and decide which character’s Chapter One becomes
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Paperback, 24 pages
Published July 7th 2012
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Faith Marlow
Aug 01, 2012 rated it really liked it
Janey is not someone most people would go out of their way to say hello to. Safe to say, some might go out of their way to stay away from her. Everyone has saw a girl like Janey, walking down the street, in line at the grocery store, waiting for the bus, and (consciously or not) everyone has passed judgment on her. She looks like a dopehead. She should wash her hair. Where are her parents? Rarely does anyone stop to think of her circumstances, that her situation may not be all her fault. When ...more
Janet
Aug 11, 2012 marked it as to-read
This concept seems amazing! A great way to capture a reader!
James Schwabacher
Aug 31, 2012 rated it it was amazing


I was skeptical beginning this work, but I was instantly engaged in the action. I love Mary Catherine's writing style and intense characterization. I want more!
Laura Houck
Aug 12, 2012 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition


I received this through the First Reads program and it is very well written and interesting. I can't wait to read the rest of the series.
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Share Your Chapte...: Chapter One: Janey 2 8 Jul 25, 2012 06:18PM  
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Knowing how to write takes much more than ‘going to school’ for it – as many shitty writing degree graduates prove. But sharing that I have a B.A. in English and Writing encourages some folks to read my stuff, so there you go. I guess they assume I’ll know the difference between ‘your’ and ‘you’re,’ for example. And they’re right.

I write to release and to remember - and to make people see.

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