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Marcia Thornton Jones

Marcia Thornton Jones
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MARCIA THORNTON JONES enjoys reading more than anything else. As a teacher, her favorite part of the school day was sharing books with her students. It was that love of reading that drew her to writing. She wanted to write the same kinds of stories that she and her students enjoyed reading. One afternoon she mentioned to the school librarian that she’d always had an interest in writing. The librarian, Debbie Dadey, shared a common desire to write stories that would encourage reading skills while promoting a true joy of reading. The next afternoon, Marcia and Debbie met while their students were at lunch and began writing. That story, Vampires Don’t Wear Polka Dots, became the first book in their bestselling series, The Adventures of the Bailey School Kids.
Marcia lives in Lexington, Kentucky with her husband, Stephen, and their two cats.

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Announcing KEYHOLDERS, a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world.

Keyholders #3: Inside the Magic

Keyholders #3: Inside the Magic

Keyholders Series

Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones
Tor/Forge
Starscape

Inside the Magic is the third in a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world, by the authors of the Publishers...

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Keyholders #4: The Wrong Side of Magic

Keyholders #4: The Wrong Side of Magic

Keyholders Series

Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones
Tor/Forge
Starscape

The Wrong Side of Magic is the fourth in a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world, by the authors of the...

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Keyholders #1: This Side of Magic

Keyholders #1: This Side of Magic

Keyholders Series

Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones
Tor/Forge
Starscape

This Side of Magic is the first in a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world, by the authors of the Publishers...

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Keyholders #2: The Other Side of Magic

Keyholders #2: The Other Side of Magic

Keyholders Series

Debbie Dadey and Marcia Thornton Jones
Tor/Forge
Starscape

This Other Side of Magic is the second in a series of light fantasy chapter books set in Morgantown, a town on the border between the real world and the magical world, by the authors of...

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