June 22, 2003
Author Jacquelyn Mitchard pets her horses outside her Oregon, Wis.,
home. Mitchard has just finished a 23-city tour to promote her
latest book, "Twelve Times Blessed." The author attributes much of
her success to Oprah Winfrey, whom she calls her "fairy godmother."
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Jacquelyn Mitchard leans against two pillows on her unmade king-size bed, its cream colored sheets visible under a light green and peach comforter.