Ramsey Hootman

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Ramsey Hootman grew up in a small Northern California town. After spending a year in China teaching Business English to adults, she went to work as a travel writer and married her own programmer. They have one child.

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Books by this Author

Courting Greta

My Life in 8 Words

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. Be Alyosha, not Ivan.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. I suck at casual chit-chat.

Q. What’s your best quality?

A. I'm deeply passionate.

Q. What is your favorite occupation, when you’re not writing?

A. Reading. Is that a huge surprise?

Q. How would you describe perfect happiness?

A. It doesn't exist; only contentment.

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