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In fact, many writers tend to fail and be stuck writing one type of genre for the rest of their life. Fern Michaels is one of the most prolific romance and thriller authors of this day and age, and continues to write novels that hit home and are real page turners. To learn all about this incredible writer, read on to learn of her, life, career, books, and the future for her writing career now. She was born at a very small weight, weighing only four and a half pounds at birth.
She still is called this very old nickname by her beloved family and friends. Fern moved to New Jersey after marrying her high school sweetheart. She had five children with her husband, whom she remains married to. After her youngest child went off to college in , she began her writing career.
In fact, her first manuscript did not sell. Fern has sold over 14 million copies of her beloved books, and continues to write novel that are both romantic and thrillers to this day. In total, Fern has written over novels and stories in a career that spans from to now. She is currently at work on a new novel for Recurring Characters Fern Michaels has a number of recurring characters in several of her books that are series.
Some of these recurring characters are fan favorites, and some she even continues to write about in the novels she writes today. Some of these recurring characters are in the series of the Godmothers, Kentucky, Sisterhood, and even Vegas. She also uses a recurring character in the Omnibus series that she has been working on. The recurring characters best known are in her sisterhood and Kentucky series, and are also the most liked of all characters she has written over her forty year career.
The message was taken to heart by her granddaughter. As she grew older and her writing career took off, Fern founded the Fern Michaels foundation, which aims to help kids who need scholarships. The foundation gives out four year scholarships to deserving students. Also, Fern has helped to establish day care centers and pre-schools that have reasonable rates for single mothers taking care of their children on their own.
Fern has chosen quite a number of her books as her favorites, but she has a select few that has made her personal, top favorites collection. With over books written, she is well-known to those that work on the New York Times list. No matter how many books she has written, though, there are certain ones that remain a fan favorite to fans both old and new. These are the top fan favorites that fans have picked and that have ended up on sites such as good reads.
She lives in the town of Summerville, South Carolina, on a plantation she purchased. The plantation is over years old, and she claims a ghost name Mary inhabits the place. She also says Mary leaves her messages on her computer.
Fern likes to restore her home, spend time writing, and also take care of matters with her foundation. She was inducted into the New Jersey hall of fame not too long ago. Her Year Old Plantation As stated earlier, Fern says she owns a beautiful southern plantation in Summerville that is said to be well over years old.
The plantation is in the state of South Carolina. She shares the home with her husband, as well as a ghost named Mary Margaret. Mary Margaret has also been documented by previous owners over the past few centuries. In her spare time, Fern likes to do restoration projects on the plantation, making sure it stays up to date and remains livable for years to come. She has sold over 14 million copies of her books, and continues to sell more books.
She has also received many awards and honors for her work as an author, and has been featured in several sites and newspapers. Fern Michaels is an author with a book list around ten miles long. She has lived an interesting life and, as she puts it, breathes life into all of the characters she has written about. To learn more about Fern, visit her website to keep up with her and her latest book news today. We recently conducted a poll among visitors and the Memory Man series was voted the 8th most favourite series by all readers.
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