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R.D. Ronald

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An award winning transgressive crime novelist (whatever that means) for All and None.

Author of The Elephant Tree and The Zombie Room. Now writing more books while getting older and more miserable.

Twitter: @RDRonaldauthor
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R.D. Ronald Richard David, but saying it all in one go makes me sound like an accountant ;)
R.D. Ronald Hi Nancy. There are currently no plans for a paperback as everything is gearing up for the next book which will be by far the best yet.
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The Zombie Room

3.70 avg rating — 14,848 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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“Sometimes truths are what we run from, and sometimes they are what we seek.”
R.D. Ronald, The Elephant Tree

“I'm the biggest critic of my own work, but sometimes you nail a chapter so good that you have to take a step back and admire that bitch.”
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“Jack laughed behind him, a mirthless sound from a man who had been on the wrong end of life's ironies too many times.”
R.D. Ronald, The Elephant Tree

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Mariℓina Happy 2016, filled with love, happiness and a little bit of luck!

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Lee Fishman Thanks, look forward to reading your recommendations.

Sophia Thank you for the friend request!

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Jill Great to meet you, R.D., and thank you for your friendship here on GRs.

Michael Murphy Thanks for being friends on Goodreads. Wishing you continued literary success. Hope you'll add my Prohibition-era mystery, The Yankee club to your to read list. https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/2...

Cynthia Rosi Looking forward to your reviews and looking at the books your read. I remember reading Money and enjoying it. Do you have another Martin Amis book to recommend?

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Diana Nice to meet you, R.D.!

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R.D. Ronald Currently reading and loving Money by Martin Amis.

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Trice Hi R.D. - Thanks for the friend request! Curious to know what you're reading :)

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