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Alexis Coe

Alexis Coe is the New York Times bestelling author of You Never Forget Your First: A Biography of George Washington and Alice+Freda Forever: A Murder in Memphis. She frequently appears on CNN, MSNBC, and the History Channel, where she was a consulting producer on Doris Kearns Goodwin’s Washington series. Alexis has hosted Presidents Are People Too! at Audible and No Man’s Land at Pineapple.

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