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Scott Pratt

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Scott Pratt was born in South Haven, Michigan, in 1956, and grew up in Jonesborough, Tennessee. He is a veteran of the United States Air Force and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from East Tennessee State University and a Doctor of Jurisprudence from the University of Tennessee. He lives in Johnson City, Tennessee, with his wife and four dogs.


I haven’t blogged in a while because I haven’t had a whole lot to say, at least that’s what I tell myself. It isn’t really true, though, because I talk to myself all the time. So today, instead of talking to myself, I’ll talk to you for a little while.


We had a bit of a celebration here last week. Not much, just a couple of attaboys and a couple of drinks. The reason? I passed the 150,000 mark,...

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“The moon was creeping up behind a hill to the northeast, almost as though it was afraid of what it would see when it cleared the ridge.”
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“We talked on the phone for a long time yesterday,” she said. “He’s sorry, Joe. He’s really sorry. He broke down and cried like a baby.” “I can’t believe I’m hearing this. Why don’t you at least”
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Dillon  Clay  Asher Scott, thank you for accepting my friend request.
I've downloaded and look forward to reading River on Fire.
Wish you the very best!


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Scott My pleasure, Beth. Glad to "meet" you.


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Beth Hi Scott,
Thanks for sending a Goodreads friend request to this fellow mystery author!


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Simon Thanks for looking me up, Scott.


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