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From Brooklyn, NY. Lives in Oxford, MS. Author of GRAVESEND (Broken River Books). Writing has appeared or is forthcoming in MISSISSIPPI NOIR (Akashic), LAZY FASCIST REVIEW, L.A. REVIEW OF BOOKS, SALON, THE RUMPUS, HOBART, NEEDLE, and other magazines and journals. Blogs about ’70s crime movies at GOODBYE LIKE A BULLET.


Floored by this really wonderful Dead End Follies review of GRAVESEND. Thanks so much, Benoit! http://www.deadendfollies.com/2014/10...
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Gravesend
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"Thanks so much for reading it, Benoit! And for this kind review. Really love what you said about the book. Made my day. "
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