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Edward is an alumn of the New York City Public School System and somehow managed to avoid acquiring any of the region's atrocious accents. He started his career as a narrative artist, illustrating comic books for Marvel before turning his attention to fiction writing. His first published short story, "The Date" appeared in the October 1999 issue of Playboy magazine. Edward's first novel, Awakenings (Tor Books) debuted in August 2011. His second novel, The Lost Prince (book 2 of the Guardians of Aandor), dropped on Aug. 20, 2013. He currently lives in New Jersey and works as an editor in Manhattan. Edward's hobbies include tournement poker, movies, playing softball, biking, and eating rich foods.

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Playboy College Fiction Contest Winner 1999The DateEdward LazellariIn 1999, I was a senior majoring in English literature at Rutgers University, with a concentration in creative writing. The Date was my second submission to Playboy; I had tried the previous year with a story about a NASA shuttle mission and astronauts getting it on in zero gravity. (It was not as good.) Somehow, under the onsla... Read more of this blog post »
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Mindy Hey, Ed, found AWAKENINGS at Word Bookstore in Jersey City! Of course I bought it....

Congratulations, pal!!!!!

Edward Lazellari Eyehavenofilter wrote: "Thanks for the add-vite and the laughs.... Please..... I need a good coughing fit every day!"

Sure, anytime. I won't just post any old thing, though.

Eyehavenofilter Thanks for the add-vite and the laughs.... Please..... I need a good coughing fit every day!

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