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Favorite authorsCharles Bukowski, Vladimir Nabokov (Shared favorites)

Real nameTom Cook

LocationWest Midlands, UK

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Member sinceSep 3, 2007

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I was hoping you might drop by the Le Salon thread “Alex Austin: Underappreciated Author” The thread has been up about three weeks and I think the accumulated inteview should be intriguing to anyone interested in books and the writing process. The URL is

Noticed that you liked The Heart is a Lonely Hunter, and I was wondering if you'd be interested in reviewing my new novel and posting your comments here (as well as on a few other book-related sites). I thought you might like my novel since it's been compared to that novel by a number of reviewers. I could e-mail you the novel in an e-book format if you'd like. Let me know if you're interested. Here's a link to a summary in case you're interested:


greetings from New Brunswick, Canada! Just finished The White Hotel and noticed you had just added it. What did you think of it? I notice we have quite a few books in common....I am a big Margaret Atwood reading Oryx and Crake right it. Drop by and visit my library some will see some familiar books!!!
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