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Robert Masello

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Robert Masello is an award-winning journalist, TV writer, and the bestselling author of many novels and nonfiction books. His most recent thriller, entitled THE EINSTEIN PROPHECY (47 North), hit the # 1 spot in the Amazon Kindle store. Previous books include BLOOD AND ICE, THE MEDUSA AMULET, and THE ROMANOV CROSS, all published by Bantam/Random House.
He is also the author of two popular studies of the Occult -- FALLEN ANGELS AND SPIRITS OF THE DARK and RAISING HELL: A CONCISE HISTORY OF THE BLACK ARTS.
His books on writing include WRITER TELLS ALL, A FRIEND IN THE BUSINESS, and the classroom staple, ROBERT'S RULES OF WRITING.
His TV credits include such popular shows as "Charmed," "Sliders," Early Edition," and "Poltergeist: the Legacy
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First of all, I have no idea what I am doing, or if I am even in the right place to do it, but as my publisher quite rightly expects me to do my part, I am writing this post to announce that my new historical/ supernatural thriller, THE EINSTEIN PROPHECY, is currently available through a little outfit called Amazon -- even though the official publication date is August 1st. Earlier this month,... Read more of this blog post »
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“People are always doing things for my sake and strangely enough, I'm the one who suffers for it.”
Robert Masello, Blood and Ice

“Regardless of how black the page, he had always managed to turn it and move on to a new chapter in his life.”
Robert Masello, Blood and Ice

“If you had never seen war up close, it was an easy thing to be brave and bellicose about it. But if you had, it was hard not to despair. What men could wantonly do to each other, in the name of nation or faith or ideology, was unthinkable.”
Robert Masello, The Einstein Prophecy

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Quantum Thief - Dark Puppet Angel 01 Thank for accepting my friendship. I am currently enjoying The Romanov Cross and will look forward to read The Medusa Amulet. Your GoodReads friend and fan~ Elizabeth :)


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