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Russ Lippitt hails from the lower class, project homes of New Jersey’s finest. Raised by a drug-dealing, biker from hell he called Dad and a pole-dancing junkie, his future was almost written in stone.
Through writing Russ had found his escape from reality by creating a world worse than his own. In his teen years he had often bumped head’s with the law, so naturally inspired by Punk Rock and Anarchist views, he set out to become a rule-breaking writer, dedicating himself to learning the rules just to deconstruct them more fully and artistically. To this end, he shipped himself off to The Academy of Arts College to polish his writing talent. It was there where he began to write his first novel, Lion’s Share which was later published by Ravenh...more


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Lion's Share
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Russ Lippitt Joy wrote: "Thanks for the holla! I'll check out Lions Share for sure."

Please do, let me know after you read the novel. Looking for some reviews on this Goodreads site


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Joy Barr Thanks for the holla! I'll check out Lions Share for sure.


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