Lisa Saunders

Biography

Lisa Saunders is an award-winning writer living in Mystic, Connecticut, with her husband and beagle/basset hound. A speaker, she specializes in topics such as travel and how to get free publicity, get published, finding ways to cope in adversity, and the preventable but little publicized viral causes of birth defects. She works part-time as a history interpreter at Mystic Seaport and is a graduate of Cornell University. Visit her at: http://www.authorlisasaunders.com/

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Books

Ride a Horse Not an Elevator
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,500. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A test of young courage. Lisa is a chubby city girl searching for friendship and excitement. She leaves home, and the elevators and bullies of a big apartment complex, to spend a summer in the country at her grandparents' farm. Culture shock! Accompanied only by her loyal beagle, Donald Dog, Lisa faces a summer in a very different environment with its own challenges and dangers.
Mystic Seafarer's Trail: Secrets behind the 7 Wonders, Titanic's Shoes, Captain Sisson's Gold, and Amelia Earhart's Wedding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing
Journey to and from the center of adventure--Mystic, Connecticut. Includes little known facts behind Mystic’s pizza, "7 Wonders," hurricanes, cemeteries and massacre, plus information on area shipwrecks, Amelia Earhart's wedding, Benedict Arnold’s treachery and Ernie the Ledge Light Ghost.
Surviving Loss: The Woodcutter's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
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The Woodcutter’s Tale is a tender fairytale for all ages about the process of healing after the death of a child. The afterword, written by a psychotherapist, seeks to help individuals understand the grieving process and return to a life with purpose and meaning. This booklet also includes one mother's story of how she's trying to move forward in a way that will honor the memory of her child.
How to Promote Your Business (or yourself)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
(4.00)
Tips on how to reach customers through free publicity, networking, and your public image. Includes how to make news that generates media coverage, how to write a press release, where to post your profile, where and how to network, how to become known as an expert in your field, how to utilize internet marketing and what to write and speak about to attract an audience.
Shays’ Rebellion: The Hanging of Co-Leader, Captain Henry Gale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Henry Gale responded to Paul Revere’s call to Lexington and was honored as a patriot. Yet in the post-war credit crisis, he was considered a traitor for his leadership role in Shays’ Rebellion—an insurrection that influenced the adoption of the United States Constitution.
The 7 Wonders of Mystic--Mystic Pizza and Beyond!
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.00)
Visit "The 7 Wonders of Mystic, Connecticut." If adventure is what you are after, hit the Seafarer's Trail in the author's latest book, "The Mystic Seafarer's Trail: The secrets behind the 7 Wonders, Titanic's Shoes, Captain Sisson's Gold and Amelia Earhart's Wedding." See author Lisa Saunders' website for more information.
How to Get a Job
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Price: Free! Words: 4,860. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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A former recruiter discusses what it really takes to get a job in this down economy. Topics covered include why a resume objective may be deadly, buzzwords that should be included in online resumes,where to meet potential employers, how to behave at a networking event, the benefits of interning—even for adults long out of school, and finding work as an independent consultant until you get a job.
How to Get Published
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Price: Free! Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
(4.00)
How did Paris Hilton's dog get published when humans have such a hard time? Author shares advice on publishers, query letters, book proposals, self-publishing and book promotion.