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WRAPPED IN THE FLAG GETS A COMMENT IN PUBLISHERS WEEKLY and is listed as #2 in Politics books for the spring. To say that I am dancing with delight is an understatement. Publishers Weekly will help me share my story across a broad audience.  

Here's the Publishers Weekly comment about my book, "A similar combination of personal and political can be found in Claire Conner’s Wrapped in the Flag: A Personal History of America’s Radical Right. Based on records, documents, and firsthand knowledge (her father was the first Chicago member of the John Birch Society), progressive and activist Conner presents a history of that radical right-wing organization. Though unlikely to please conservatives, Conners’s book will likely add a human dimension to the movement’s heated rhetoric."

http://www.publishersweekly.com/...

To read more about me and the very short version of my story, here are links to the dairies I've written on Daily Kos:

Diary #1 "Taking Back the Country" http://www.dailykos.com/...

Diary #2 "They're Coming For Us" http://www.dailykos.com/...

Diary #3 "The John Birch Society and America's Glory Days" http://www.dailykos.com/...

Diary #4 "The John Birch Society:A Household Name and a National Embarrassment" http://www.dailykos.com/...

Diary #5 "I May Not Be a Radical Right-Winger After All
http://www.dailykos.com/...

Diary #6 "Surprise! The Birchers Rise Again" coming soon.

You can also find me on the web at www.claireconner.com or on facebook at http://www.facebook.com/...

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