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Patricia Beal

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Patricia Beal is from Brazil and immigrated to the U.S. in 1992. She fell in love with the English language while washing dishes at McDonald's and soon passed the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)--barely. She put herself through college working at a BP gas station and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Cincinnati in 1998 with a B.A. in English Literature. She worked as a public affairs officer for the U.S. Army for seven years and is now the editor of the U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy. Patricia writes contemporary Christian fiction and is represented by Les Stobbe. Her debut novel, A Season to Dance, comes out May 9 (Bling! / Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas). She’s a 2015 Genesis semi-finalist and First Impressions finalist. She and her husband live in El Paso, Texas, with their two children. Connect:

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Desert Willow

Clara Malone is a college graduate who puts her job-hunting on hold and gathers what little money she has to travel to Texas and deliver her grandmother’s last love letter before the woman’s impending death. Andrew Lee James is a young Army captain whose first shot at love and marriage imploded…

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A Season to Dance

Ballerina Ana Brassfield has her path to the stage of the Met in New York and her future with fiancé Peter Engberg all figured out--until her first love, renowned German dancer Claus Gert, shows up in Georgia to dance with her and win her back. Thus begins a love story so powerful that it triumphs…

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