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Stepping up: Stories of Blended Families

Stepping Up: Stories of
Blended Families

“Stepping UP:Stories of Blended Families” is a collection of riveting personal essays by and for family members living in step.

These honest, poignant, sometimes heart-wrenching, sometimes funny stories showcase the dreams, challenges, stumbles and successes of families living in step.

With a forward by Ariel Gore, the book has a star line-up. Contributors include Jennifer Margulis. C.S. Whitcomb, Jennifer Baumgardner, Candace Walsh, Megan Francis, Melissa Hart, Ellen Bass, Marge Piercy, Sue Sanders, Cassie Premo Steele and Dorian Sagan.

For the latest updates visit the Stepping Up Stories Facebook Page or click here to view the call for submissions.