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Meredith Efken

Like To Step Over The Edge Of Reality?

 

If you like women’s fiction with a touch of magical realism, like authors Alice Hoffman or Sarah Addison Allen, you’ll enjoy fiction author Meredith Efken’s new literary direction.

With her latest release, Lucky Baby, and future writings, she aims to explore how real life merges with the world of faith and the realm of the unexplainable. Her style of magical realism takes the rich emotions and complicated characters found in women’s fiction and adds a touch of the miraculous, the mythic, or the fantastic.



 
 
Sometimes I think you have got to be a Stepford Wife or something. Are you sure Chad doesn’t plug you in at night?

--Veronica, @Home For The Holidays
 

“Can a novel consisting entirely of e-mails be enjoyable faith fiction? Efken's charming, light debut offers a resounding and surprising "yes."

--Publisher’s Weekly

 
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