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Valerie Thomas & Stacy Kramer

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About Me: Valerie Thomas is the author of the middle-grade novel Karma Bites (Houghton-MIfflin). Before turning to novel writing she had a long career in film, overseeing the development of such films as Philadelphia, Adaptation, and Ulee's Gold, which she also produced. She lives outside New York City with her daughter. Stacy Kramer writes movies, television and humor pieces for magazines and newspapers. She is currently writing a screenplay for Twentieth Century Fox. Before becoming a writer, Stacy produced movies and television. She lives with her three kids and husband in Brooklyn.

Published Books

  • From what i remember

    From What I Remember...

    KYLIE: Mexico? What a nightmare! I should be putting the finishing touches on my valedictorian speech. Graduation is TODAY! Wait! Is this a wedding band on my finger??

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    Karma Bites

    Life seems to have it in for Franny Flanders.

    Her best friends aren’t speaking, her parents just divorced, and her hippie grandmother has moved in. The only karma Franny’s got is bad karma.

    Then Franny gets her hands on a box of magic recipes that could fix all of her problems. It could even change the world! Finally, life is looking up.

    But Franny is about to learn that magic and karma aren’t to be played with. When you mess with the universe, it can bite back in unexpected ways.


Figment Writings

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    Surface Burn

    SURFACE BURN tells the story of Sarah, an American teenager, who’s lived a peripatetic life with her parents, traveling the globe, hel…

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    From What I Remember . . .

    KYLIE: Mexico? What a nightmare! I should be putting the finishing touches on my valedictorian speech. Graduation is TODAY! Wait! Is …

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Talk to me!


over 5 years ago Abyss Break said:

I am #1 in line for this book at the library, though it is still on order! I really wanna read this, the synopsis got me overexcited. Would you please swap the follow thing? I followed you! And also feel free to read any of my books. Thanks! I read one of your if you wish it so.


over 5 years ago Maria said:

I love what you have wrote about your book. from what I remember. Any chance you can give me writing times besides having time to write which I have very little of.

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over 5 years ago N.V. Melody said:

Can you please check out my poem Ego? I love your books! -N.V. Melody :)


over 5 years ago Cassidy Brynn Stokes said:

hey, i was wondering if you could stop in and read my book Forever Lost. It's not for a contest or anything and it's a work in progress but alot of people seem to like it so I'm trying to spread the word and see if I can make something of it. If you would read it that would be totaly awesome. Thanks!


over 5 years ago Monika said:

Please check out my poem/short story, "I Care" and tell me what you think. :) it takes less than a minute.

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