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General Information


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Genre: C:ADULT Fiction History Romance



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Lives in Deerfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

Lisa Barr has been a journalist for more than twenty years. Among her career highlights, she has served as managing editor for the Jerusalem Post, covering Middle East politics, lifestyle, and terrorism in Jerusalem. She later became managing editor of Moment magazine in Washington, DC, and a staff reporter for the Chicago Sun-Times. Her website and blog, GIRLilla Warfare: A Mom's Guide to Surviving the Suburban Jungle, was launched in the spring of 2012.

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Titles At Your Library


-- "Fugitive Colors"

-- *Gold Medal, IPPY, 2014