About Hannah R. Goodman

Hannah R. Goodman's YA novel, My Sister’s Wedding, won first place for the 2001 Writer’s Digest International Self-Publishing Contest, children’s book division.  She teaches her home-grown writing course Releasing The Writer Within , and is a freelance editor, writing coach, and consultant to authors. Visit her website.

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Hannah Goodman is the author of My Sister’s Wedding, a young adult novel that addresses the effects of alcoholism on individuals, friends and families. She self-published it in 2004 (a sample chapter appears in the WIR Gallery) and now often presents lectures on self-publishing and shares the steps involved, the pitfalls and how to avoid … Continue reading

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An Interview with Young Adult Novelist Hannah R. Goodman

Earlier this year, Hannah R. Goodman emailed me about her book, My Sister’s Wedding, a young adult novel she published in 2004 that addresses the effects of alcoholism on individuals, friends and families and asked me if I would like a copy. The topic was on my mind as I had only recently spoken to … Continue reading

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Excerpts from My Sisters Wedding by Hannah Goodman

My Sister’s Wedding by Hannah Goodman (iUniverse, 2004) is a young adult novel that addresses alcoholism among family members and high school students from the point of view of a younger sibling who realizes her family is denying her older sister’s alcohol abuse and she is doing the same thing in a relationship with a … Continue reading

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