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Old 12-08-2015, 05:40 PM   #11
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Good stuff, en't it! I snap up all of his stuff that I can. Lots are cheap or free on Kindle app. He often co-writes with Blake Crouch and another guy. Crouch wrote the Wayward Pines books and TV series.
If you are thinking of Jack Kilborn, that is a pen name.
Have you read Serial Killers Uncut yet?
I remember when he came up with the idea to combine with other authors characters on a bigger scale.

Back story on JA. He was one of the first ones I discovered when I got my first tablet. About a year later, he did an advertising chat on a forum that I hung out at.
I decided to be a fan girl. Run into chat, say hi I'm a fan, run back out.
What happened was him and the other authors in there started asking me my opinion as a reader about the book promotion emails. 2 hours later I had made some friends and finally left chat.
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Old 12-08-2015, 06:03 PM   #12
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No, it's a third guy. I'll have to look it up on my Kindle. Love the Jack Daniels series, as well as all the other somewhat disgusting books from these guys! The notes at the end of the books are always amusing.
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Old 12-08-2015, 06:43 PM   #13
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No, it's a third guy. I'll have to look it up on my Kindle. Love the Jack Daniels series, as well as all the other somewhat disgusting books from these guys! The notes at the end of the books are always amusing.
Jude Hardin?
Iain Robb Wright?
Anne Voss Peterson?
Tracy Sharp?
Those all come to mind.
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Old 12-08-2015, 07:25 PM   #14
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Drat. No. It's another one of their buddies. They all make fun of each other when they collaborate.

I did read Serial. All their books are not for the faint of heart.

Any of their books that I've read have great editing, unlike some other self-published e-books. Tess Gerritson might also be a good resource for an editor. She's written the Rizzole and Isles TV series along with her books, but very nice and approachable.
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Old 12-08-2015, 08:53 PM   #15
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I think GotGarlic, Medtran, and CWS have all done editing.
Yep, 5 days a week, all day. That's my job. I read various fanfiction.net genres for fun (fluff basically) and it just kills me when I see bad spelling, grammar, misused words, etc.
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Old 12-08-2015, 10:18 PM   #16
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I've read a bunch of Stephen King, nearly all of Dean Koontz except for last couple of years, Anne Rice's various series, Harry Turtledove, Anne McCaffrey's various series, a bunch of Romance SciFy off the charts writers, George R.R. Martin, Tolkien, Terry Goodkind, Terry Brooks, Clive Cussler (Craig got me into that one), Allister MacLean (Craig again), plus a bunch of other classic SciFy, including Asimov, over the years. In last few years, I tend to read fluff just because what I deal with daily is pretty serious and heavy, and I just want to relax when I'm reading for fun. You'd be amazed at the range of what's in my Kindle library.
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Hmm. Chief, sounds like Medtran might be a good choice.

I'd offer, but I have the attention span of a gnat. Oh, squirrel!
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I love Hugh Howey. Now as to his books, I am allergic to them. I have tried several times to read him.
I'm just allergic to dusting, not Dust.
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CWS, how can I contact you?

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I'll email her a link to this thread.
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