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  • Priya  Parmar
    Priya Parmar
    Educated at Mount Holyoke College, the University of Edinburgh, and the University of Oxford, Priya Parmar is the author of one previous novel, Exit the Actress. She divides her time between Hawaii ...

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  • Christa Parravani
    Christa Parravani is a writer and photographer. Her photographs have been exhibited internationally, and are represented by the Michael Foley Gallery in New York City and the Kopeikin gallery in Los ...

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  • Favel  Parrett
    Favel Parrett
    Favel Parrett burst onto the Australian literary landscape with the heartbreaking debut Past the Shallows. She was discovered through the 2008 Hachette Australia/Queensland Writers Centre Manuscript ...

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  • S.J.  Parris
    S.J. Parris
    S. J. Parris is the pseudonym of author and journalist Stephanie Merritt.

    Parris first became fascinated by the rich history of Tudor England and Renaissance Europe while researching a paper as a ...

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  • P.J.  Parrish
    P.J. Parrish
    P.J. Parrish is the New York Times bestselling author of ten Louis Kincaid and Joe Frye thrillers. The author is actually two sisters, Kristy Montee and Kelly Nichols. The series has garnered 11 major...

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  • Ambrose Parry
    Ambrose Parry is a pseudonym for a collaboration between Chris Brookmyre and Marisa Haetzman. The couple are married and live in Scotland. Chris Brookmyre is the international bestselling and multi-...

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  • Leslie  Parry
    Leslie Parry
    Leslie Parry is a graduate of the Iowa Writers' Workshop. Her stories have appeared in The Virginia Quarterly Review, The Missouri Review, The Cincinnati Review, and The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories, ...

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  • Rosanne Parry
    Rosanne Parry moved to Germany in the spring of 1990 just as the Berlin Wall was coming down. She ran away to Paris for one glorious weekend with her soldier husband, first-born baby, and an ...

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Evening in Paradise
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