"Woman will always be dependent until she holds a purse of her own."
—Elizabeth Cady Stanton


 
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How writers get ideas

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on May 19, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
Ideas for my historical novels grew out of my employment as a journalist–or, more exactly, from the places my job as magazine writer and editor took me. One of those places was Seneca Falls, NY, where I traveled to write a town profile for a regional magazine. I toured Elizabeth Cady...

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Interesting plot, believable characters

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on May 8, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
I thought Wixumlee Is My Salvation was a great read. The author created an interesting plot and believable characters. The story line continues from the 1st book, “A Shocking and Unnatural Incident”. I can’t wait for the next book. This book makes you think what it must have been...

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A riveting story

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on May 8, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
An excellent read! If you are interested in women’s history and enjoy a fictional story woven with historical fact you will love this book. “A Shocking and Unnatural Incident” gives a fascinating account of the very beginnings of women’s suffrage and portrays what life was...

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A marvelous book about women’s rights

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on May 8, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
Georgia Mullen has written a marvelous book about women’s rights in the early part of the twentieth century. The characters in [A Shocking & Unnatural Incident] are very believable and the reader is involved in the story quickly. The work Elizabeth Stanton did for women should be greatly...

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The right amount of suspense & history

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on May 8, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
I absolutely could not put A Shocking & Unnatural Incident down, once I started it, I literally finished it in one sitting or should I say one riding (my husband was driving us to Virginia) The characters truly come to life on every page, it has just the right amount of suspense &...

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Books available electronically

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on February 20, 2011 | Leave a comment (0)
Forget flowers and candy. When you’re married nearly 40 years and read day and night, the best Valentine’s Day gift is an electronic reader. In our case–a Kindle. The mutual gift is a fitting celebration to getting my books in electronic format. For several weeks A Shocking &...

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Collins pens a winner on American women

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on October 14, 2010 | Leave a comment (0)
“Amazing” is often overused, but author and New York Times columnist Gail Collins uses it powerfully in her book title, When Everything Changed: The Amazing Journey of American Women from 1960 to the Present. An enlightening and energizing read, Collins opens with the tale of...

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Reading/signing Sunday at World Canals Conference

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on September 14, 2010 | Leave a comment (0)
Former Western New York resident Georgia Ann Mullen will read from books in her Canal Tales Series Sunday, Sept. 19 at the World Canals Conference in Rochester, NY. Georgia’s readings from A Shocking & Unnatural Incident and Wixumlee Is My Salvation will highlight how canals fit into...

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The politics of underwear: the Big Butt theory

Posted by Georgia Ann Mullen on September 2, 2010 | Leave a comment (2)
“Women dressed to suit what men were interested in at the time,” historian Rebecca Morrison-Peck said recently in The Columbian, a Vancouver, Wash., newspaper. From her descriptions—and a quick tour of women’s clothing history—it seems men have been interested mostly in big...

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