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Sarah Pekkanen and Skipping a Beat

Sarah Pekkanen and Skipping a Beat

From the book’s front cover: “Original, engaging, and soulful.” –EMILY GIFFIN, New York Times Bestselling author of Heart of the Matter When Sarah Pekkanen debuted with The Opposite of Me last March, she did so by telling a story of twins — undoubtedly the most intense of sibling relationships. For her second novel, Skipping a Beat in bookstores next Tuesday, February 22, 2011, the author chose to examine an even more complicated relationship — marriage. Of course the storyline is…

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Guest Sarah Pekkanen on
Is writing an art or a craft?

Guest Sarah Pekkanen on
Is writing an art or a craft?

[Are writers literary artists or simply skilled (and talented) individuals who tell stories? In today’s guest post Sarah Pekkanen (The Opposite of Me, and Skipping a Beat coming February 22, 2011) asks that provocative question and answers it in regard to herself.] Is writing an art or a craft? I’m an author, but I’m not the slightest bit artistic. I don’t paint, dance, sing, or sculpt. My husband chooses the colors for the walls in our house, because if it…

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The Further Revealing of Sarah Pekkanen

The Further Revealing of Sarah Pekkanen

Last March Sarah Pekkanen became a debut author with her wildly popular novel, The Opposite of Me. In less than a year, this author has made her presence/talent known and many (of you) eagerly await Skipping A Beat, Sarah’s second book coming February 22, 2011. Described by this one sentence question, Skipping A Beat tells a story of: What would you do if your husband wanted to rewrite the rules of your relationship? And the critics praise: “In this compelling…

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