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Kate Betterton 

Kate Betterton's novel, WHERE THE LAKE BECOMES THE RIVER, has been named a finalist for Foreword Magazine's Book of the Year Awards. The book won the Novello Literary Award, underwritten by Charles and Katherine Frazier's Cold Mountain Foundation. It was included in PUBLISHERS WEEKLY's 2008 Fall Preview: "...examines the impact of the Civil Rights Movement on a Mississippi Artist." It also examines "The Truth About Life After Death," after the father of its heroine, Parrish McCullough, dies, and she sees his ghost sitting beside his coffin--just one in a series of extraordinary events. For more about book and author, see Kate's website at
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