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Dennis Ruane

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Dennis Ruane is a self-published author who has written and published three novels, "Wooden Spoons", "Cataloochee Man", and "The Man in the Room". Although he has made a living as a woodcarver for over thirty years, Dennis habitually wrote in a journal, with the intention of gathering material for future stories. Over this period, he made several attempts to write a novel but was never satisfied with the results until a decade ago when his efforts finally met with success. Two stories followed: "Wooden Spoons" was published in 2006 and "Cataloochee Man" in 2009.

Dennis' third novel, "The Man in the Room" has been five years in the making, during which time the author has gone through some personal changes, resulting in a somewhat autobiograp...more


I'm back to Goodreads after a year hiatus. I've decided to give social networking in general a try again and I'm enjoying it this time around.

I have been writing on and off, and lately I'm getting into a good rhythm. The novel I was working on last year, The Battle of Walnut Hollow, is thirty two chapters long now and I have the rest of the story worked out in my head. I think that's why the mo... Read more of this blog post »
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Wooden Spoons: A novel abou...
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