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 ​AUGUST 2012. An Army wife and mother, Ellen shares her desires to connect with her husband and family, and to discover her own strength by training for a marathon. 

AUGUST 2013. Hailed as "a deeply moving story, one not given to easy resolution," Grace Among the Leavings is a child's perspective of the Civil War.

Grace Among the Leavings by Beverly Fisher has been adapted into a stage play by Kari Catton & Dennis Darling. The first staged reading will be Saturday, 12 July, 2014, at Theater in the Park in Lincoln's New Salem State Historic Site, just outside of Springfield, Illinois. Details here.

Tenth Annual Clarksville Writers' Conference: Beverly Fisher & Shana Thornton will participate in a panel discussion titled "The Pitfalls & Pleasures of Independent Publishing" on Thursday, 5 June, 2014, from 10:30 a.m.-11:45 a.m. at Austin Peay State University. Click here for more information.

We're celebrating! Join us as we congratulate Melissa Corliss DeLorenzo on her debut novel.

The Mosquito Hours book launch will be at Center Cafe in New Bedford, Massachusetts on Saturday, 17 May, 2014, from 4-6 p.m. Details here.

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FORTHCOMING: MAY 2014. Set on the Massachusetts coast, The Mosquito Hours is a multi-generational story about how the women in a family attempt to keep secrets about their desires, spirituality, and motherhood.