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Biographical Info

  • Born May 6, 1956 in Altoona, PA - Cindy Louise Pletcher

  • Parents: Marling and Louise Pletcher

  • Second of six children 

  • Raised in York County, PA

  • Attended Newberry Elementary, New Cumberland Jr. High, and Red Land High School

  • Two children: Angela and Adam

  • Attended Stetson University (BA 1994, MA 1996)

  • Attended University of Iowa (PhD 1999)

  • Elementary teacher (Burns Oak Hill Elementary)

  • University professor (Stetson University, Quincy University, University of South Floria, University of Missouri-Columbia, St. Petersburg College)

  • Educator

  • Writer

  • Devoted to preserving Mark Twain's legacy

  • Lives in Florida

  • Wikipedia article

First home - located in Carson Valley in Duncansville, PA (Blair County)

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