themes of love and heartbreak


Maris Nichols

Posted on November 29th, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Maris Nichols

“I’ve never read anything quite like HATTIE. The author draws the reader into Hattie’s singular world with deceptively simple but pitch-perfect language. There isn’t an extra word, sentence, character, or detail in this spare but deep rendering of a woman …


Writer’s Digest 21st Self-Published Book Awards

Posted on October 20th, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Writer’s Digest 21st Self-Published Book Awards

“Hattie’s voice is spectacular, while it is also sad and world-weary. We connect instantly to her, and grow to love her more page-by-page…. The author does a great job giving Hattie a dialect without overdoing it. Very subtle and very …


Writer’s Digest 21st Self-Published Book Awards

Posted on October 20th, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Writer’s Digest 21st Self-Published Book Awards

“Overall, this lovely novel has much to recommend it. The writing is wonderful, rich and lyrical and yet always accessible. The heroine Hattie is a very likable character readers are bound to fall in love with. Her voice is strong …


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 …


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


Christoph Fischer

Posted on March 19th, by anna in reviews. Comments Off on Christoph Fischer

HATTIE is a beautifully written and amazing, if not somewhat sad story. The heroine, Hattie, tells in small snippets and episodes of her life as a washer woman, mother and wife, a life full of tragedy, hardship and abuse… It


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 …