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Anita Folsom

Anita Folsom has pursued a career in both politics and the teaching of history. Anita served as county chairman for the Reagan/Mitch McConnell campaigns in 1984, and she worked for U.S. Senator Mitch McConnell for two years after he was elected. She currently blogs at BurtFolsom.com.
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Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. With God, all things are possible.

Q. Who are your favorite authors?

A. Barbara Tuchman, William Manchester, Laura Ingalls Wilder, Daphne Du Maurier, Robert Caro

Q. What are your 5 favorite books of all time?

A. The Bible; The Guns of August; Alone: The Last Lion; Rebecca; To Kill a Mockingbird

Q. Do you have one sentence of advice for new writers?

A. "Advancement will come with hard work."  I read that as a fortune in a fortune cookie just as I was beginning to write FDR Goes to War. It is a true statement.

Q. What comment do you hear most often from your readers?

A. "This book is extensively researched."

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February 01, 2012

Burt and I are looking forward to our book signing at the Barnes & Noble in Dunwoody, Georgia at noon on February 11.

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