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Author of Crestmont - A Vacation within a Book - Visit Holly Weiss at http://www.hollyweiss.com. Crestmont available in all ebook formats $2.99. http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/33470. One voice led to another when author of historical fiction novel, CRESTMONT, transitioned from singing to writing.


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Holly Weiss is a vocal instructor, retired professional singer and a member of the National Association of Teachers of Singing. A polio survivor, she lives in upstate New York with her husband. She holds a B.S. in Music Education from West Chester University and  Masters in Music from Northwestern University.  Crestmont, an American historical novel set in  the Allegheny mountains of Pennsylvania in the 1920s, is her debut novel. Visit her at www.hollyweiss.com to see a downloadable Readers Guide for book groups. Weiss is a Diamond author on Ezinearticles.com and a contributing writer to blogcritics.org.

Sample chapter here http://bit.ly/aqQhlP

Read a behind the scenes interview of Crestmont at Feathered Quill Book Reviews  http://bit.ly/99qjUE


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See Holly Weiss' s Amazon Author page at http://www.amazon.com/Holly-Weiss/e/B003KQ3QU2/ref=sr_tc_2_0?qid=1275855635&sr=1-2-ent

Step into the 1920s for a look at the lives and loves of the staff at a busy summer inn within the pages of Crestmont. ISBN978-1-935188-10-0

Determined to take control of her life, sheltered Gracie Antes leaves her unhappy home in 1925 to pursue her dream of a singing career. On her way to the big city, she accepts a job as a housemaid at the bustling Crestmont Inn. Once there, Gracie finds a life-changing encounter with opera singer Rosa Ponselle, family she never imagined could be hers, and a man with a mysterious past. Step back into the 1920s and join a colorful cast of characters at The Crestmont Inn. Discover with Gracie that sometimes we must trade loss for happiness.

Crestmont now in Kindle. http://amzn.to/eLOuGS

ISBN 978-1-935188-10-0.

Birth Place
Camden, NJ USA
Accomplishments

Listed in Marquis Who's who in America 2007.
Phi Beta Kappa
National Association of Teachers of Singing
eZine Premium member

Additional Information

Featured Author at Otto Bookstore First Friday, Williamsport, PA, July 2010 Old Forge Author Fair July 27, Old Forge New York Booksignings Summer 2010 Available for Author Talks September 2010

Favorite Links

www.hollyweiss.com
Details about CRESTMONT and a look behind the scenes.

Book Reviews by Holly Weiss
Reviews of newly-released books.

Feathered Quill Book Reviews
Author interview with Holly Weiss, author of Crestmont

Advocate for Eradicate Polio
Emergency appeal for outbreak of polio in the Congo.




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