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Kelechi Uchendu
Kelechi Uchendu

"I really wanted to help others who were traumatized from past bullying experiences or who are currently being bullied."

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Susan Jane Gilman
Susan Jane Gilman

"Andrei Bolkonsky and Natasha, Dorothea Brooke and Lydgate, Lily Bart, they find themselves in the maw of history, their livelihoods threatened by illness and war, economic upheaval, social injustice, and like us they're flawed and poignant."

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Natalie Nascenzi

"I really found myself through words...because we connect with what people have to say and we lose ourselves in stories—they give us hope, they inspire us."

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