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Triple 9 This was an interesting heist film. The director, John Hillcoat, is probably best known for Lawless and The Proposition, which I liked. Hillcoat also directed The Road, which bored the hell out of me. The cast (Chiwetel Elijofor, Aaron Paul, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, that guy from Walking

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Couple Things

First, I’m going to be signing books at Southampton books on Friday, June 3 at 5:00. Hope to see you there!   16 Hampton Road, Southampton NY 11968   Second, I’m doing a spoiler-filled Q&A with the Goodreads SciFi and Fantasy book club all month.    

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Upcoming Events

I’ve got a couple public appearances coming up. I already mentioned that in a week I’ll be in Spartanburg, SC for Spartancon!   Saturday, May 14 at 2:30 p.m. 151 South Church Street Spartanburg, SC 29306 http://www.infodepot.org/zReaders/Spartancon.asp The main appearance at Spartancon is a Q & A session in the Barrett Room

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SpartanCon May 14, 2016

I’ll be appearing at SpartanCon in Spartanburg, SC on Saturday, May 14. I used to hang out in that area quite a bit when I was younger, so I’m quite looking forward to being up there again. There will be a formal Q&A and also opportunities for autographs, but I

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Robert Burrows

Robert Burrows (a.k.a. NoCuddleTime), is an L.A. artist who did the epic portrait of David back in December that I used as the angel on top of our Christmas tree. He sent me another in the series this week. Margaret (!!!). This would be in her bedroom. As with the

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Huffington Post Interview

A couple weeks ago I had a nice email chat with the Ilana Myer, herself a 2016 debut novelist (the excellent Last Song Before Night, which everyone should read immediately). We talked about influences, the process of developing Mount Char, and my idiot dogs. The interview is up now at

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Reddit Book Club Q&A

As a reminder, I’ll be doing a Q & A (AMA, in reddit-speak) tomorrow, January 29, starting at around noon EST. Hope to see you there!

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Movie Reviews

When I woke up last Sunday I just couldn’t face another day in front of the keyboard, so I spent the day watching pay-per-view. A lot of it was not stuff that would have been my first choice, but there were a couple of pleasant surprises. Since it looks like

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Reddit Book Club Discussion

This month, the reddit book club is reading and discussing The Library at Mount Char. I’m checking in more or less daily, and there will be an official Q & A on January 29th. http://www.reddit.com/r/books

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Pitch Black Humor

I’m pretty sure that He Never Died is going to turn out to be the funniest movie I see in 2015. I hadn’t heard of it before yesterday, but we couldn’t get Star Wars tickets and Heather has a thing for Henry Rollins, so blah blah blah we caught a

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