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Sarah Katreen Hoggatt

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Sarah has been writing for over twenty years and is the author of several books and numerous articles. She is a freelance writer, international speaker, editor, and spiritual director with a passion for ministering to fellow souls. Her most recent book, In the Wild Places, completes at trilogy of poetry about her relationship with God.

Sas Carey

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Sas Carey is a registered nurse, healer, educator, writer and filmmaker. Following her first trip to Mongolia in 1994, she founded and now directs Nomadicare (, which provides improved health care options for Mongolia’s nomadic herders. In her recent book, Reindeer Herders in My Heart, she shares "what happens on the side” while following her leading to provide health care for Mongolia’s most remote and smallest nomadic group—the Dukha reindeer herders. Her humorous memoir documents the journey as she becomes better acquainted with the herders each year.

Edith Maxwell (Tace Baker)

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Tace Baker is a pseudonym for the mystery writer Edith Maxwell. Tace is an old-fashioned Quaker name, which seemed fitting for the author of a series featuring a Quaker Linguistics professor.

Tace has always been interested in languages and linguistics, and has traveled widely in pursuit of those interests. It’s no surprise that Lauren Rousseau is a polyglot and has a keen ear for accents in the English of native speakers and non-native speakers alike.

John C. (Jock) Cobb

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Dr. John C. (Jock ) Cobb was born in Boston in 1919. After graduating from Harvard with an astronomy degree, he joined the American Field Service as an ambulance driver and served in Syria, North Africa, and Italy. As a conscientious objector to war, Jock captured with his 35mm camera the horror and heartbreak of war and the enduring human spirit.

Hazel Dawkins

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Hazel Dawkins, an editor-writer who started out in London's newspaper world, has worked in Paris and New York and now is based in Greenfield, Massachusetts.

Sanni Kruger

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Sanni Kruger is a finance coach helping people to become competent and confident money managers who live within their means without stressful money concerns. She does this by supporting them in creating systems that enable them to reduce their debt whilst building up savings,