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Author photo. Shannon and Dean Hale at the 2016 Texas Book Festival. By Larry D. Moore, CC BY-SA 4.0, <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53088534" rel="nofollow" target="_top">https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53088534</a>

Shannon and Dean Hale at the 2016 Texas Book Festival. By Larry D. Moore, CC BY-SA 4.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=53088534

Shannon Hale

Author of Princess Academy

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Shannon Hale is the award-winning author of young adult novels. She is an avid Austen fan and admirer of men in breeches. She lives with her husband and two small children in Salt Lake City, Utah. [adapted from Austenland (2007)]
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