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Courtney Sheinmel

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Courtney Sheinmel is the author of All the Things You Are, Sincerely, Positively, and My So-Called Family. She graduated with honors from Barnard College, part of Columbia University, and attended Fordham University School of Law. Courtney lives, works, and writes in New York City. Visit her at www.courtneysheinmel.com.

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Courtney Sheinmel

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Courtney Sheinmel is the author of All the Things You Are, Sincerely, Positively, and My So-Called Family. She graduated with honors from Barnard College, part of Columbia University, and attended Fordham University School of Law. Courtney lives, works, and writes in New York City. Visit her at www.courtneysheinmel.com.

Photograph © Joel Sheinmel

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Novelist Courtney Sheinmel on kids and AIDS

Teen novelist Courtney Sheinmel shares her reasons for writing POSITIVELY and MY SO CALLED FAMILY two books targeting tough topics like AIDS and adoption.

My Life in 8 Words

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Courtney Sheinmel
Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Try to be one of those people on whom nothing is lost. - Henry James

Q. What’s your fantasy profession?

A. Broadway star

Q. Who is your favorite fictional hero?

A. Atticus Finch

Q. What is your biggest pet peeve?

A. When people use derogatory words

Q. What are your most overused words or phrases?

A. Yeah, yeah, yeah

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