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Top 10 with the Author of What She Left Behind
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Hello! Today we have the author of What She Left Behind, Tracy Bilen, with us today! She will be sharing the “Top 10 favorite drinks while reading/writing!” Welcome, Tracy!

Tracy Bilen is a high school French and Spanish teacher in Michigan where she lives with her husband and two children. Before moving to Michigan, Tracy taught at a ski school for high school students in Vermont (Spanish, not skiing!). She studied at the Sorbonne in Paris and taught English in Strasbourg, France. She enjoys cross-country skiing and walks in the woods. Her debut young adult novel, What She Left Behind, will be released by Simon Pulse on May 1, 2012.

Check her out on her website, TracyBilen.com!

  1. Hot chocolate (Dark Chocolate Sensations) with whipped cream
  2. Fresh squeezed lemonade
  3. Orangina
  4. Diet cherry coke
  5. Raspberry smoothie
  6. Green tea with cream
  7. IBC black cherry
  8. Grape soda
  9. Iced tea
  10. Water

Tracy, thanks for sharing with us today! 

In this suspenseful thriller, Sara and her mother are going to secretly escape her abusive father—when her mother mysteriously disappears. Sara and her mom have a plan to finally escape Sara’s abusive father. But when her mom doesn’t show up as expected, Sara’s terrified. Her father says that she’s on a business trip, but Sara knows he’s lying. Her mom is missing—and her dad had something to do with it. With each day that passes, Sara’s more on edge. Her friends know that something’s wrong, but she won’t endanger anyone else with her secret. And with her dad growing increasingly violent, Sara must figure out what happened to her mom before it’s too late…for them both.

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  • Dizneeee says:

    Fun interview! This book is definitely going to make it to my TBR pile! I don’t read a lot of suspenseful thrillers…they make my heart do crazy things! :) This one sounds like it will be goooooood!


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