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Warming Up A Novel

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ISBN-10: 1938314050

ISBN-13: 9781938314056

Edition: 2013

Authors: Mary Hutchings Reed

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Approaching forty, unemployed but well-off, talented but unknown, functional but depressed, former musical actress Cecilia Morrison reluctantly seeks therapy, but it takes a runaway teenager to change her life when he cons her out of sixty bucks. Although she once won leading roles, Cecilia now can't bring herself to audition for parts, and her therapist, an amateur sculptor, can't take the first swing at a hunk of marble his wife gave him before she died. Whether at the apex of one's success or just starting out, Warming Up speaks to everyone who's ever wondered, "what's it all about?" or who finds themselves doing something they never thought they'd do, whether it's singing in a subway to…    
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 2013
Publisher: She Writes Press
Publication date: 4/23/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 271
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Mary Hutchings Reed has always wanted to be a writer, and remembers fondly a toy printing press with handset type on which she wrote her first poem. Now a novelist and playwright, in addition to practicing advertising, entertainment, and media law with Winston & Strawn, Chicago, her fiction has appeared in ARS Medica, The Ligourian, and The Tampa Review. Warming Up is her seventh novel and the second to fnd its way to print. Her first, Courting Kathleen Hannigan, was published in 2007, and her musical, Fairways, has been produced three times in the Chicago area, including its 2006 premiere at Steel Beam Theatre, St. Charles, Illinois. Mary lives with her husband, Bill, in Chicago, where she…