This is stop number 5 on the Playing the Genetic Lottery excerpt tour. Each stop has just a sentence or two but when you put them all together you can read the entire prologue.
I hear the ticking of the living room clock. I hear the jangle of Rosco's tags as he rolls over on his bed in the corner of our room.About the Book:
Caitlin Kane knows more about the impact of schizophrenia than most people could imagine. Both her parents were afflicted with the devastating mental illness, a disease that tends to run in families, and Caitlin and her brother grew up trying to navigate the chaos of living with two schizophrenics. Her tumultuous childhood left Caitlin determined to forge a peaceful and serene life for herself. Now 32, she is living her dream. Married to her best friend, she and her husband are raising two bright young children in the suburbs of Seattle. While her unusual upbringing has left Caitlin with emotional scars, she enjoys the love and support of her extended family and her challenging career as a pediatric nurse. But no matter how hard she tries, she can't shake the obsessive fear that the family illness will strike again, robbing her of her mind or stealing away the sanity of one or both of her children.
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About the Author:
Terri Morgan is a book junkie and freelance writer from Soquel California. She reads at least 3 books a week, and gets nervous if she doesn't have new reading material available. When not reading, she is often found writing. Over the past three decades, her work has appeared in hundreds of different magazines, newspapers, newsletters and on websites. The author of 4 non-fiction books for young adults, and the co-author of four additional non-fiction volumes, Terri released her first novel, Playing the Genetic Lottery, as an e-book in late 2011. Now, Playing the Genetic Lottery is also available in paperback.
Complete Tour Schedule
Visit each blog on this list in order to read the entire prologue to Playing the Genetic Lottery by Terri Morgan.
Monday Feb. 18
Java John Z's Giveaways and Reviews
Izz "Pingle" Bookish Place
Tuesday Feb. 19
You are Here: Library Girl Reads & Reviews
Lindsay and Jane's Views and Reviews
Wednesday Feb. 20
Mary's Cup of Tea
Books R Us
Thursday Feb. 21
Friday Feb. 22
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