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Beauty in the Broken Places: A Memoir of Love, Faith, and ResilienceThis is a manifesto for living, an uplifting story about the transformative power of faith, the process of healing, and the struggle of loving through pain and finding joy in the broken places.
Amy Jenkins is the creator and showrunner of the BBC series “This Life” and writer on Netflix’s “The Crown,” and is set to adapt Allison’s “Sisi” Novels (The Accidental Empress & Sisi: Empress On Her Own) into a TV series. The TV series is being developed by Picture Perfect Federation and will shed light on […]
Introducing the exclusive cover reveal of my new book, The Queen’s Fortune. This novel will publish on February 11, 2020 from Ballantine Books. A Novel of Desiree, Napoleon, and a Dynasty That Outlasted an Empire A sweeping novel about the extraordinary woman who captured Napoleon’s heart, created a dynasty, and changed the course of history […]
Picture Perfect Federation, the company recently launched by Patrick Wachsberger’s Picture Perfect Entertainment, has teamed with Pascal Breton’s Federation Entertainment to acquire The Accidental Empress and Sisi: Empress on Her Own — to be developed as a series on the life of Empress Elisabeth of Austria. This will be the first international television series about […]
Dave, my husband, was working crazy 18-hour days. I hardly saw him. But there was no reason to expect otherwise. He was a doctor in his third year of residency in orthopedic surgery at Rush University in Chicago. He had to work hard. He’d always worked hard. That’s who he was. Type A all the […]
Books Currently Available for Sale
Nelly Takes New York
A Little Girl’s Adventures in the Big Apple
Written by Allison Pataki & Marya Myers
Illustrated by Kristi Valiant
ABOUT THE BOOK
The Big Apple may be hiding in the place you least expect it in this spunky introduction to the best parts of New York.
Nelly lives in New York, the greatest city in the world.
Every morning, she wakes up to the rumble of the subways and the honking of cars.
Every morning, she can smell the food cart downstairs and hear the rat-a-tat-tat of the street musicians outside.
Every morning, she goes outside to be in the city she knows like the back of her hand—or does she?