Deeanne Gist

Deeanne Gist has rocketed up bestseller lists and captured readers everywhere with her very fun, very original historical novels. She has won the National Readers’ Choice Award, Booksellers’ Best Award, USA Best Books Award, and stellar reviews. With a background in education and journalism, Deeanne has written for People, Parents, and Parenting magazines. Visit her online at and at

Books by this Author

Tiffany Girl
Fair Play
It Happened at the Fair
Tempest in the White City: A Prelude to Fair Play


Author Revealed

Q. If you could meet any historical character, who would it be and what would you say to him or her?

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Man, this is tough. I thought,Amelia Earhart! But things didn’t work out so well for her, did they? Besides,I get motion sickness.

Then I thought, Jane Austen! But her life was no bed of roses either.

So,what about Maria Von Trapp? I always wanted to be her when I grew up. I can’t sing, though. Do you think that might be a problem?

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