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New Waiting to be Discovered Titles on Book Country!

Posted by May 11th, 2015

New Waiting to be Discovered Titles on Book Country!A new set of Waiting to Be Discovered titles is featured on the Read and Review page!

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Member Spotlight: Meet Valerie Emmerich

Posted by April 14th, 2015

Member Spotlight: Meet Valerie EmmerichWe’re happy to have Valerie Emmerich on the Book Country blog! Valerie is currently workshopping a literary fiction novel titled ROOM TO SPARE, which was a December Editor’s Pick. Valerie shares how she developed the idea for ROOM TO SPARE and advice for fleshing out characters. 

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Janet Umenta: Growing up, what books inspired you?

Valerie Emmerich: I don’t think I can point to one book or books that specifically inspired me. I’ve always just loved to read and write. There were lots of books around our house, and I practically inhaled them. I loved Dickens and I remember being enthralled by THE TRAVELS OF MARCO POLO, THE DIARY OF ANN FRANK, THE GOOD EARTH, and TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD, all quite different books. As I got older I ventured into the “grownup” books on the living room shelves and remember reading MARJORIE MORNINGSTAR (yes! A Jewish girl from the Bronx!) and IN COLD BLOOD. That may have set me up for my proclivity for reading contemporary literary fiction in my adult life. Continue reading

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New Book Country Editor’s Picks

Posted by April 6th, 2015

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We’re excited to share with you the ten titles featured in the Editor’s Picks section. Check them out and leave a review! Continue reading

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Read and Review Top Rated Books on Book Country!

Posted by March 16th, 2015

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Check out the Top Rated section on the Read and Review page! Members of the community have highly rated these books, and we are happy to share them with you.

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Read and Review New Waiting to be Discovered Titles!

Posted by February 23rd, 2015

Read and Review New Waiting to be Discovered Titles!

We’ve updated the Waiting to be Discovered section on the Read and Review page. Go take a look!

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February Top Rated Books on Book Country

Posted by February 17th, 2015

February Top Rated Books on Book Country

We’re excited to share with you the Top Rated books for February 2015. Check them out and leave a review!

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Book Country Editor’s Picks for February

Posted by February 2nd, 2015

Book Country Editor's Picks for February

We’ve selected ten new manuscripts to be featured in the Editor’s Picks section on the Read and Review page. Check them out!
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New Waiting to be Discovered Titles on Book Country

Posted by January 26th, 2015

Waiting to be Discovered Titles on Book Country

We have ten new books featured in the Waiting to be Discovered section on the Read and Review page! Help a writer write their best book by posting feedback.

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Top Rated Books on Book Country

Posted by January 20th, 2015

Top Rated Books on Book Country

Top Rated Books on Book Country

A new set of Top Rated books is featured on the Read and Review page. We are excited to share with you the books that garnered great positive feedback! Continue reading

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Waiting to be Discovered Books on Book Country

Posted by January 12th, 2015

Book Country Waiting to be Disocvered January 2015

Ten new books are featured in the Waiting to be Discovered section on the Read and Review page. This is a great opportunity to help a writer start the new year right! Read our guide on reviewing books on Book Country.

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