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Stephanie Renée dos Santos in Conversation with Donna Russo Morin, Cut From the Earth ( The Tile Maker series, Book 1)

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Mon, 06/21/2021 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm
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Join us on Zoom for what's sure to be a fascinating conversation between two stellar authors!


In 1755, Lisbon tile maker, Pêro frees the enslaved and hires them to work in his factory. He harbors an illicit female designer, whose risqué creations keep the shop’s works in demand. But the success of her designs ignites contempt in another worker who colludes with a rival tile dealer. Then when an omen is disregarded, Pêro risks his life to liberate a man. However, on November 1st, All Saints Day, Portugal is struck by earthquakes, tidal waves and fires. Pêro loses what is most dear to him. Will he escape? Or stay to fight for freedom and the future?

Stephanie Renée dos Santos is author of Cut From The Earth, a Semi-Finalist for the 2019 Chanticleer International Book Reviews "Chaucer Book Awards”. This is her first novel. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Studio Arts from Whitman College. A native of the United States, she divides her time between the Pacific Northwest and Brazil. Find out more at

Donna Russo Morin is an historical novelist and artist. She is the author of the Da Vinci's Disciples series, and bestselling Gilded Summers and Gilded Dreams. Find out more at

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ISBN: 9781006977329
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Published: Blurb - May 14th, 2021

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