Deeanne Gist

Deeanne Gist has rocketed up bestseller lists and captured readers everywhere with her very fun, very original historical novels. She has won the National Readers’ Choice Award, Booksellers’ Best Award, USA Best Books Award, and stellar reviews. With a background in education and journalism, Deeanne has written for People, Parents, and Parenting magazines. Visit her online at and at

Books by this Author

Tiffany Girl
The Best Fiction Sampler Ever 2015 - Howard Books
Fair Play
The Best Fiction Sampler Ever 2014 - Howard Books
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World's Fair Inspires Dee Gist's Novels

The 1893 Chicago World's Fair to spawned such creations as Cream of Wheat, Wizard of Oz and Juicy Fruit Gum as well as the setting for Deeanne Gist's lastest novel Fair Play.

Author Revealed

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

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Man, this is tough. I thought,Amelia Earhart! But things didn’t work out so well for her, did they? Besides,I get motion sickness.

Then I thought, Jane Austen! But her life was no bed of roses either.

So,what about Maria Von Trapp? I always wanted to be her when I grew up. I can’t sing, though. Do you think that might be a problem?

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