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victoria-zackheim's picture
Feb.04.2008
If you doubt the goodness of the human spirit, take a look at what happened last week. The call went out for bloggers to mention Patry Francis and her novel...and more than 400 blogs answered. Sure, it's wonderful that the book's Amazon.com numbers fell (or rose!) to the 300s, but what moves me far...
nina-schuyler's picture
Jan.30.2008
Patry Francis is a talented author whose debut novel, The Liar’s Diary, came out in hardcover from Dutton last spring. The trade paperback release is this week, January 29th. A few weeks ago, Patry was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. She's had several surgeries, and her prognosis is...
merle-kessler's picture
Jan.30.2008
There is a movement afoot here in the Big Red Room to call attention to the release of Patry Francis' thriller, THE LIAR'S DIARY, in paperback, which happened on Tuesday. Promoting a book is not easy in even the best of circumstances, and Patry Francis, the author, is ill. So we authors are doing...
shelley-r-frost's picture
Jan.29.2008
Please support our friend, Patry Francis.  You can purchase her book LIAR'S DIARY at Amazon.com.   Her website is http://www.patryfrancis.com/   Thanks everyone...  
neal-pollack's picture
Jan.29.2008
Patry Francis is a talented author who was recently diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. She's had several surgeries, and her prognosis is good. Her debut novel The Liar’s Diary came out in hardcover from Dutton last spring. It came out today, Tuesday, January 29th; however, given that...
terence-clarke's picture
Jan.29.2008
Red Room author Patry Francis has recently published a new book entitled The Liar's Diary. You can find it at Amazon.com, and I urge you to read it. I think you'll enjoy it. Please go to Patry's website at http://www.patryfrancis.com/ for more information.  
clinton-fein's picture
Jan.29.2008
Patry Francis' debut novel, The Liar's Diary, came out in hardcover from Dutton last spring. The trade paperback release is today, but a few weeks ago, Patry was diagnosed with an aggressive form of cancer. She's had several surgeries, and her prognosis is good, but given that Patry won't have...
ericka-lutz's picture
Jan.29.2008
Next up on my reading list, Patry Francis' first novel, The Liar's Diary. I've been keenly aware of Patry's writing since I first published her wonderful short story, "LIVE PURE, LIVE TRUE" at Literary Mama when I was the fiction editor there a few years ago. More recently, I've been...
khaled-hosseini's picture
Jan.29.2008
Today is the day that we, as a community of writers, show our support and encouragement for one of our own, Patry Francis, author of The Liar's Diary. I remember how thrilled I was leading up to the publication day for my first novel. The idea of going from city to city and meeting people who had...
peter-coyote's picture
Jan.29.2008
This morning I sent out a mailing to the 4 or 500 people who read my political rants and forwards, only this morning, I urged them to buy Patry's novel as a way of helping themselves and of helping her. I felt particularly good doing this, because I've been cranky of late about how a 'virtual'...