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March 22, 2020

Kirkus Reviews calls Louisa Lehmann “… a delightful, complicated character…”

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March 20, 2020

The 22nd Annual Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Awards has recognized The Advocacy as a finalist in Multicultural Fiction.

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February 26, 2020

The Southern Literary Review calls The Advocacy “profound”.

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December 27, 2019

“I found the intellect of the author refreshing…”

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December 7, 2019
“Fischer pens a remarkable story…”
Uncaged Book Reviews Reviews The Advocacy
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December 6, 2019
“This [book] broke my heart so many times. I loved it.”
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November 25, 2019

"…a brief conversation could not convey the depth of what had been a profound experience.”

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November 21, 2019
“‘I wanted to portray the complexity and diversity of contemporary Ghanaian society,’ says Fischer.”
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November 15, 2019
“[Ondaatje’s]…hallmark is conveying the eros of subtle presence. I strive for this.”
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November 14, 2019
“I am particularly in awe of authors who are able to…weave in topical issues such as gender fluidity. We need more diverse characters in our novels like Louisa Lehmann…”
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