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Cynthia Swanson is the New York Times and USA Today best-selling author of "The Bookseller," which is soon to be a motion picture starring Julia Roberts. An Indie Next selection and the winner of the 2016 WILLA Award for Historical Fiction, "The Bookseller" is being translated into more than a dozen languages. It was nominated for the Goodreads Choice Award and the MPIBA Reading the West Award. Cynthia's second novel, "The Glass Forest," released in February 2018. She lives with her family in Denver, Colorado.