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A Cabinet Of Curiosities from the Civil War In Indiana

A review by Kathleen Angelone, owner of Bookmama’s Bookstore in Indianapolis which first appeared in the city in Weekly View and Southside Voice in July and August. Bet you thought you knew all about Indiana’s involvement in the Civil War. 
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A story about a vanished civilization. . .

The time is 1987. The place: Indianapolis. At several places in the city, there are vibrant, well attended stores which have attractive books on display. A sign outside says Waldenbooks. They are the cornerstones for a business selling best-sellers, classics
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Blog Publishers’ Rejections: Learning to succeed instead of getting a dismal “no.”

One of the things publishers like least in their business day is having to reject a  writer’s pride and joy:  a manuscript submitted for review towards publication. At least this publisher does. We reject fifteen out of sixteen books or
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One of Indiana’s best-loved authors— Nelson Price— shares advice on telling human stories

Intriguing stories of real men and women, not fictional people, have captivated me since boyhood. I also aspired to be an author once I read my first books as an elementary school student. So the process of writing my book
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