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Avec la France!

November 15th, 2015 // 11:37 pm @

We join the French people with our thoughts, hearts and prayers in Paris today.

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Join Suzanne at AuthorFest 2015! Snohomish, WA.

July 6th, 2015 // 6:57 pm @

Please come say Hi!   What:  AuthorFest 2015 to celebrate “Kla Ha Ha” Days in Snohomish, WA   Where:  Upper Case Bookshop, 1010 – 2nd St., Snohomish, WA  (The log cabin!)   When:  Saturday, July 11th  – 12:00 noon to 2:00 p.m.   Hope to see you there!   Happy summer!! Suzanne

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Landslide at Oso, Washington

April 1st, 2014 // 9:18 pm @

Please keep the victims and their families of the Oso, Washington landslide in your thoughts and prayers. Best, Suzanne and John

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A holiday gift — to help someone in need!

October 3rd, 2013 // 11:09 pm @

“The Inventor’s Fortune Up For Grabs” is for sale for $16.00 which includes $5.00 going to HelpHOPELive.org to help sixth-grade teacher, Jessie Owen with her life-long medical expenses.  The cost also includes shipping and a signed copy by Suzanne. Jessie Owen’s parents were killed last December when a snow-laden tree crashed onto their SUV while travelling over…
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Calling all bookworms! – July 27, 2013

July 16th, 2013 // 8:35 pm @

To raise funds to cover medical and rehabilitation expenses for friend, Jessie Owen, Suzanne will host a book fundraiser in her front yard, July 27, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  If you’re in the Seattle area, please come.  20902-33rd DR. SE, Bothell, WA 98021. Jessie Owen was riding in her family SUV last December…
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The expansion bracelet – celebrating 100 years!

April 14th, 2013 // 7:32 pm @

Great Uncle Art Hadley’s expansion bracelet invention is 100 years old this year.  Patented February 11, 1913, the expansion bracelet became the forerunner to today’s expansion watchband.  Hadley-Roma Company manufactures this watchband and still carries the Hadley name. Hadley’s invention made him a multi-millionaire…his estate-debacle story to be found in “The Inventor’s Fortune Up For…
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In honor of Marv Harshman

April 14th, 2013 // 7:24 pm @

Marv Harshman, Hall of Fame basketball coach, a true old-fashioned gentleman and the ultimate bookworm, endorsed The Inventor’s Fortune Up For Grabs by saying, “An intriguing story of a true legal case with many unanticipated and unique surprises!” Coach Harshman passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, and will be greatly missed.

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Prayers for NewTown, Connecticut

December 26th, 2012 // 3:21 am @

Our heartfelt prayers and hopes go to the families of NewTown, Connecticut.

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December 8, 2012 book signing – more information!

November 29th, 2012 // 7:24 pm @

Suzanne will sign books Saturday, December 8th from 4 to 7 p.m. at UpperCase Book Shop in Snohomish, WA.  This is combined with Historic Downtown Snohomish,  Sippin & Shoppin event.  Tickets for the wine tasting are available at: www.HistoricdowntownSnohomish.org/sippin-shoppin.asp Many shops in Snohomish will be open for sampling Western Washington’s wines.  It’s advised you bring your own glass…
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Victims of Super Storm Sandy

November 10th, 2012 // 5:54 pm @

Our hearts and prayers go out to our friends and family who endured the devastation of Super Storm Sandy.  

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