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About meFumi "Stephanie" Hancock is a walking example of how an ordinary person from a shackled life of broken promises and shattered dreams can live a fulfilled destiny. After twenty years of dropping her pen, she picks it right back up again by releasing The Grimmlyn Series: The Adventures of Jewell Cardwell, Hydra's Nest.
Though having graduated with a postgraduate degree in communication arts, and undergraduate degrees in English studies and nursing, she ascribes her writing to her life experiences, which were many times challenging.
According to her, the protagonists and antagonists in her novels often come from the darkest moments of her life--a tribute to the fact that something good can come out of mysterious and difficult circumstances, if we choose to turn our challenges around. Age is merely a number where success is concerned.
She also pulls some of her characters from her travels around the world--in particular, exotic Africa--uniquely weaving her tales. Fumi loves to write for young adults, particularly urban fantasy, and paranormal nonfiction with a touch of romance. She aspires to one day write a mystery/detective novel for the adult audience. But for now, she is content with her young adult audience.
With her background in nursing, she gently nurses her unusual characters to
life for her readers to enjoy.
Her second book in the Grimmlyn series: The Sorcerer's Purgatory is scheduled to be released March 2013--- Behind the scenes of this young adult fantasy novel is found at: www.worldoffumihancock.com
She has also written some inspirational ebooks: 2Respectmylife.com
She lives in Tennessee with her husband, Dr. David Hancock, and her two grown sons, Bola and Demola Thompson. She cherishes her two stepdaughters, who reside in Michigan. Her websites are www.fumihancock.com.blogspot.com and www.worldoffumihancock.com.
GroupsClub Read 2012, Hobnob with Authors
Real nameFumi Hancock
LocationSpring Hill TN
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Member sinceNov 24, 2012