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News about the Book The Girl Who Fell from the Sky

PCC Reads Extravaganza!

An unforgettable couple of days.

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Getting Naked in Waucoma

And talking about The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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"Skype"-ing with Book Clubs

Video Skype makes the world comfortably small.

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Indivisible Exhibit & Panel Talk at the California African American Museum

A great panel.

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The Writers' Block Interview

A great conversation with Amanda Turner.

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Rediscovered Bookshop Rocks!

A fabulous night in Boise, ID.

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Books & Co. TV Interview Upcoming

A great conversation with Alberto Rios.

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Boulder Books Photos

My return!

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Literary Women Recap

Wow! Wow! Wow!

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Long Beach City College Photos

Fun to meet with the Vikings of Long Beach City College!

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Lewis & Clark College Mulitcultural Read

Thank you Lewis & Clark!

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Portland Public Schools Recap

Two days at Cleveland and Madison High Schools!

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Madison High School Photos

Thank you Madison High School! You are Wonderful!

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Cleveland High School Photos

Thank you Cleveland High School! You Rock!

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Corona Public Library Photos

This library is AMAZING!

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Corona Public Library Photos

This library is AMAZING!

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Santa Monica Public Library Photos

A great night!

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Changing Hands Books Has My Heart!

Thank you guys, so much!

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Watermark Books Celebrates an Algonquin Night in Style!

A great time in Kansas!

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NAACP Image Awards: The Red Carpet & Beyond!

What a celebration!

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Rainy Day Books Rocks!

An excellent evening at an excellent bookstore!

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Costco Loves The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

Pennie Picks The Girl Who Fell From the Sky for Costco's Book of the Month.

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky Finds a Spot in the NYT Top 20

Today, The Girl . . . is climbing the New York Times Bestseller List Again.

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Literacy Council Benefit in Chapel Hill

Some photos from the Orange County Literacy Council in Chapel Hill, NC.

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I've Gone International!

Some photos from my Miami and Grand Cayman junket.

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A Reading For KQED's Writers Block

A never-before heard reading.

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A Conversation With Jamie Ford

A writer-to-writer interview with Jamie Ford.

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A Most Excellent Evening at The Book Cellar

A reading, some photos and some fun.

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Storytelling Time at RJ Julia

A reading at RJ Julia = a wonderful night.

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A Multi-Culti Night at Watchung Books

The Mixies of Montclair.

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A Wonderful Return to Odyssey Books

Book club discussion & talk of the work-in-progress.

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Book Tour Update January 2011

A round-up of the latest whirlwind book tour readings!

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KOIN TV- Interview on Studio 6

A fantastic opportunity to return to Studio 6!

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New York Times Bestseller! Yeah, buddy!

A dream come true: The Girl Who Fell From the Sky Debuts at #18 on NYT Bestseller List!

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Book Passage Brings out my Homies!

Thank you Kathryn Ma and Kirsten Menger-Anderson!

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Thank You Third Place Books!

The peeps came out on a Saturday night!

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A Great Night at the NW African-American Museum!

What a night!

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Thank You Broadway Books!

A wonderful paperback launch night!

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Connie Talks Books: TV Interview Part 2

Check out the rest of my TV interview with Connie Martinson!

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Connie Talks Books: TV Interview Part 1

Check out my TV interview with Connie Martinson!

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NOW IN PAPERBACK

You heard it right! The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is NOW IN PAPERBACK!

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky: #16 National Indie Bestseller

Whoo-hoo! The paperback climbs the chart!

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Algonquin Night at Flyleaf is SWEET~

Thank you Flyleaf & all the Algonquin peeps for a wonderful night!

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Malaprops Rocks

A wonderful night at Malaprop's!

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The Oregonian Top 10 Books of 2010

The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is an Oregonian Top 10 Book of 2010. Let's celebrate when I kick-off the paperback release of The Girl at Broadway Books on Jan. 11 at 7pm.

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Bookreporter's Author Holiday Blog

How does your favorite contemporary writer celebrate?

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Writers Respond to Readers January 29, 2011

I'm thrilled to be a part of this annual event along with some amazing writers!

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Flavorwire Five Must-Read Small Press Titles 2010

Flavorwire says The Girl Who Fell From the Skyis a Must-Read Novel 2010

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Tournament of Books Long List

The Girl . . . Makes the Tournament of Books Long List.

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Washington Post Best Novels 2010: The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

The Girl . . . Makes the Washington Post's Best Novels 2010 List.

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KWBU Likely Stories Review

Five stars! *****

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Goodreads Choice Awards: Please Vote

I've been nominated. Will you kindly vote?

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Skype with me about The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

You bring the goodies & I'll bring the inside scoop.

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Ebony Magazine's Power 100 & Me!

Yup, don't know how, but I made the list.

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Miami Herald Features The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

A fabulous profile that ran in the Miami Herald on Sunday.

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Calling All Chefs!

Cook The Girl Who Fell From the Sky way.

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Clark College Commencement Video

A small snippet of my Keynote address.

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One Book One Bloomington Votes

The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is in the running.

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky Finds the Perfect Sanctuary

With a lovely, warm and engaging community in Laguna Beach, CA for the inaugural Laguna Reads.

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Ticket Giveaway Beverly Hills Literary Escape

Win tickets to Cafe Conversations with me, Dani Shapiro, Robert Goolrick and more!

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The Girl is a Booklist Top 10 Debut Novel 2010

Yay!

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KOIN-TV's Studio 6 LIVE Interview

My live interview with Anne Jaeger.

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is in Danish

Pigen der faldt ned fra himlen (Forlaget Punktum) is in stores now.

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Q & A Video: On Discouragement as a Writer

How do you handle discouragement as a writer?

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Best Introduction Ever Video

A wonderful video of the best introduction from the whole book tour.

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Word Bookstore Q & A Video

A fun Q & A with Michele Young-Stone (The Handbook for Lightning Strike Survivors).

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New Appearance: Literary Women

Another wonderful new stop on the tour in Long Beach, CA.

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New Book Tour Stop: Beverly Hills Literary Escape

A wonderful new stop on the tour.

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is a 2010 Great Group Read

Endorsed for Book Clubs Nationwide.

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Hedgebrook: A Writer's Retreat

What is a writer's retreat?

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City-wide Read for The Girl Who Fell From the Sky: Mystery City Revealed

Which city is it?

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A Special Night at Christofle with The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

A book club contest for Miami!

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Bread Loaf Writers' Conference I'm on the Way

A case of excitement . . .

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is a City-Wide Read in October

Which city is it?

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Bellwether Prize Winner 2010: Naomi Benaron

Congratulations to Naomi Benaron!

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Green Toad Bookstore Reading Q & A

Q & A from my reading at the Green Toad Bookstore.

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Flavorwire's 10 Women Writers We Love

I'm on the list with Barbara Kingsolver!

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Mixed Roots Film & Literary Festival 2010 Photos

At last.

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Norman Mailer Colony Update & Photos

A good time.

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People Magazine

People Magazine recommends The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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A Reader Photo

A reader photo & The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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Librarian Sara D. Reviews The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

A librarian's recommendation of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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I've Been Analyzed!

A touching meeting with the Red Cedar Writing Project.

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Danish Cookies Renamed

A story of Anna's Cookies & Me.

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Meeting Kara, a reader & a writer!

A teenage fan of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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I LOVE Michigan!

Thank you Brilliant Books in Suttons Bay & McLean & Eakin in Petoskey.

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The Nation on The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

A fantastic article on how the The Girl . . . speaks to our "post-racial" society & fits in literature.

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Danish Version: Pigen der faldt ned fra Himlen

A true dream come true that the Danish version of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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Dutch Version of The Girl Who Fell From the Sky

Check out the cover.

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My First American Library Association Conference

I really heart librarians.

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Bravo TV Work of Art Contestant Cover Resembles, well, My Book

Bravo TV Book Cover: Copy or Coincidence?

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I Heart Librarians

And can't wait for my American Library Association Visit.

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The Girl Who . . . A Best Book for Teens

A wonderful review from Books 4 Teens.

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The Denver Post Loves The Girl Who . . .

A wonderful review from the Denver Post.

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is an LA Times Bestseller

Whoo-hoo!

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The Girl Who Fell From the Sky is August Book Club Selection

The popular, national book club, Go On Girl, chooses The Girl Who Fell From the Sky.

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I'm Guest Hosting LitChat June 4, 4pm Eastern

Join me on Twitter as we discuss "Belonging."

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Sharon & Brian Host a Book Brunch

A delicious and awesome Book Brunch.

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Sunriver Books Rocks!

A lovely evening in Sunriver, OR.

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I Heart Paulina Springs Books

A lovely evening in Redmond, OR.

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