spiritual journey


A charming MA bookstore for a HATTIE reading

Posted on April 6th, by anna in news. Comments Off on A charming MA bookstore for a HATTIE reading
White Square Books

White Square Books

http://youtu.be/Mz1C93QPfcI to experience a bit of this reading. What more can an author want than to be surrounded by books, eclectic artwork, an engaged audience and tasty refreshments for a book reading and signing. Thank you Eileen …



Bowen and Grenier honored by HCC with 2014 distinguished alumni awards

Posted on April 1st, by anna in frontpage, news. Comments Off on Bowen and Grenier honored by HCC with 2014 distinguished alumni awards

anna republican articleOn May 1st 2014 Anna Bowen and Patricia Grenier will be acknowledged for their accomplishments with the HCC Distinguished Alumni Award. This event is open to the public and is also a scholarship fundraiser. http://www.masslive.com /living/index.ssf/ 2014/04 /financial_planner…



Rescuing Little L

Posted on September 23rd, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Rescuing Little L

 

“By the time I’d finished HATTIE, I felt like I had made a good friend…. It’s written with such a profoundness that I felt as if I was standing right by her, with her whispering in my ear. I …


HATTIE named 2013 Montaigne Medal Finalist!

Posted on March 23rd, by anna in awards. Comments Off on HATTIE named 2013 Montaigne Medal Finalist!

Montaigne Medal FinalistI was surprised, thrilled, and honored to learn that HATTIE has been honored as a finalist for the Montaigne Medal. “Each year the Eric Hoffer award for books presents the Montaigne Medal to the most thought provoking title(s). These are …



Kathy Pooler

Posted on March 19th, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Kathy Pooler

HATTIE is an engaging and memorable story of a woman who endures much heartbreak yet survives to tell the truths of her life. The author weaves an intriguing narrative by starting and ending with the protagonist’s, Hattie’s, death. Anna’s writing


Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson

Posted on November 29th, by gcaiadmin in reviews. Comments Off on Olivera Baumgartner-Jackson

“If you are looking for a book that will make you think, cry, and feel completely, and incredibly alive, you owe it to yourself to pick this one up. And you better make sure that you have an ample supply


Thomas Moore

Posted on November 29th, by gcaiadmin in reviews. Comments Off on Thomas Moore

“Well written, heartfelt, and imaginative.”

—Thomas Moore author, Care of the Soul

Janet Thomas

Posted on November 29th, by gcaiadmin in reviews. Comments Off on Janet Thomas

“Hattie’s story comes out of the heart and soul of what it means to be human in a sometimes inhuman world. It is an extraordinary journey through the depths of human struggle, the heights of human triumph, and the ways


Heather Summerhayes Cariou

Posted on November 29th, by gcaiadmin in reviews. Comments Off on Heather Summerhayes Cariou

“HATTIE is the perfect book for a quiet afternoon, snuggled in your favorite chair. Hattie takes you by the hand and walks you gently through the seasons of her life, sharing her observations, her joys and sorrows. This is a


HATTIE the novel Launch Party at Odyssey Books

Posted on November 27th, by gcaiadmin in news. Comments Off on HATTIE the novel Launch Party at Odyssey Books

I have always loved books, and when in my thirties I discovered my love for writing. I began to write poetry, and in time HATTIE the novel emerged. One of the places I found inspiration and encouragement was amidst the …