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Happy to report that ive finished a draft of the sequel and have started the wonderful, maddening process of revision. An interesting take on the classic portal fantasy trope. Author emily croy barkers complete list of books and series in order, with the latest releases, covers, descriptions and availability. And in case youve been wondering where things stand with the sequel to the thinking womans guide to real magic, heres a. Follow to get new release updates and improved recommendations. One can only imagine the fun she had writing this soapy, snappy tale. Emily croy barker spent almost twenty years as a journalist. Emily croy barker is the author of the fantasy novel the thinking womans guide to real magic and its sequel, how to talk to a goddess.

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Aug 05, 20 debut novelist barker turns in a pleasant if largely predictable fantasy yarn. Emilys debut novel, the thinking womans guide to real magic, was published on august 1, 20 by pamela dorman booksviking. The thinking womans guide to real magic thorndike press large print basic series by emily croy barker 201204. Thanks so much to everyone whos asked me about the progress of book 2. Net archive search books by rating android app menu search books by.

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