Katherine asked Catherine Ryan Hyde:

Was there a particular personal inspiration for the book "Pay it Forward" and how has writing the book (& its success) impacted your writing since then?

Catherine Ryan Hyde Hi Katherine. Here's a link to a more complete answer to your first question: https://www.goodreads.com/videos/7805... I think the book just gave me a visibility as an author that allowed me to grow in my work. I'm grateful for that!

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