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Author of Dark Fantasy books Troll Or Derby, This Brilliant Darkness, and The Wizard Tales.




I’ll say one thing for the invasion: it took my mind off women for awhile.

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Troll Or Derby
3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 160 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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This Brilliant Darkness
3.77 of 5 stars 3.77 avg rating — 88 ratings — published 2011 — 5 editions
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The Wizard Takes a Holiday
3.65 of 5 stars 3.65 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2011 — 4 editions
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The Wizard Tales Vol I-III
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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4.45 of 5 stars 4.45 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2012 — 2 editions
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The Wizard Takes the Cake
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A Unique Rabbit
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“Only the wicked understand the ways of the wicked, my dear. ~Madame Zelda to Roller Deb”
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“There were lots of things in this lifetime that I'd doubted, precious little I'd known for sure. But in that moment, I knew I would save her, or die trying.”
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“So confusing. It was some kind of magic, I knew that for sure, but I didn't understand the subtleties of it all. You'd have thought all those years of HBO and shit would have prepared me better.”
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“Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.”
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“The easiest lies to tell are the ones you want to be true.”
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“I can believe things that are true and things that aren't true and I can believe things where nobody knows if they're true or not.

I can believe in Santa Claus and the Easter Bunny and the Beatles and Marilyn Monroe and Elvis and Mister Ed. Listen - I believe that people are perfectable, that knowledge is infinite, that the world is run by secret banking cartels and is visited by aliens on a regular basis, nice ones that look like wrinkled lemurs and bad ones who mutilate cattle and want our water and our women.

I believe that the future sucks and I believe that the future rocks and I believe that one day White Buffalo Woman is going to come back and kick everyone's ass. I believe that all men are just overgrown boys with deep problems communicating and that the decline in good sex in America is coincident with the decline in drive-in movie theaters from state to state.

I believe that all politicians are unprincipled crooks and I still believe that they are better than the alternative. I believe that California is going to sink into the sea when the big one comes, while Florida is going to dissolve into madness and alligators and toxic waste.

I believe that antibacterial soap is destroying our resistance to dirt and disease so that one day we'll all be wiped out by the common cold like martians in War of the Worlds.

I believe that the greatest poets of the last century were Edith Sitwell and Don Marquis, that jade is dried dragon sperm, and that thousands of years ago in a former life I was a one-armed Siberian shaman.

I believe that mankind's destiny lies in the stars. I believe that candy really did taste better when I was a kid, that it's aerodynamically impossible for a bumble bee to fly, that light is a wave and a particle, that there's a cat in a box somewhere who's alive and dead at the same time (although if they don't ever open the box to feed it it'll eventually just be two different kinds of dead), and that there are stars in the universe billions of years older than the universe itself.

I believe in a personal god who cares about me and worries and oversees everything I do. I believe in an impersonal god who set the universe in motion and went off to hang with her girlfriends and doesn't even know that I'm alive. I believe in an empty and godless universe of causal chaos, background noise, and sheer blind luck.

I believe that anyone who says sex is overrated just hasn't done it properly. I believe that anyone who claims to know what's going on will lie about the little things too.

I believe in absolute honesty and sensible social lies. I believe in a woman's right to choose, a baby's right to live, that while all human life is sacred there's nothing wrong with the death penalty if you can trust the legal system implicitly, and that no one but a moron would ever trust the legal system.

I believe that life is a game, that life is a cruel joke, and that life is what happens when you're alive and that you might as well lie back and enjoy it.”
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message 25: by Red

Red Tash Lucinda wrote: "Dear Red,
Thank you for the lovely friendship request here on Goodreads! Yes, your work did catch my eye as a fan of all things fantasy and so i do hope that at some point i shall have the chance o..."


Fabuloso!


message 24: by Red

Red Tash Unholy Unicorn wrote: "Red wrote:"Either The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, or the whole Potter series, not sure."

Aaaww! A fellow Potterhead, how nice! The Graveyard Book? I am ..."


You must read The Graveyard Book!!!!


message 23: by Lucinda

Lucinda Dear Red,
Thank you for the lovely friendship request here on Goodreads! Yes, your work did catch my eye as a fan of all things fantasy and so i do hope that at some point i shall have the chance of reading your work. Thanks so much once again,
Kind Regards
Lucinda x


message 22: by Fathima

Fathima Hey Red ! Thanks for the add , nice to meet you :)


Samantha Schaefer Troll or Derby was a great tale and I can't wait to read everything else you have in store!


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


message 19: by Beth

Beth Michele Thanks for the add Red! :)


Unholy Unicorn Red wrote:"Either The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, Gone with the Wind by Margaret Mitchell, or the whole Potter series, not sure."

Aaaww! A fellow Potterhead, how nice! The Graveyard Book? I am so pea-green with envy right now. I am dying to read a Neil Gaiman book since forever! Hahahaha! I haven't read Gone with the Wind. I just watched the movie but I heard the book is way better. Oh man, and you're a writer! Your The Wizard Tales Series sounds goooood.

And yeah, thanks for sending me friend invite. Looking forward to sharing great reads with you! :)))


message 17: by Georgia

Georgia Thanks for the book recommendation (Bleeding Hearts) Red, I'll check it out


message 16: by Ian

Ian Hey Red,
Thanks for the invite...I've just bought a couple of your books and I'm going to jump into them when I get some clean air.
Ian


message 15: by Lluís

Lluís Carrera miralles Hi Red! Many thanks for accept me as a friend. Have a great day!!


Sandee (The Whimsical Reader) Hey Red! :)
Thanks for the friend request and also for reading my review of the Iron Prince!


message 13: by Matthew

Matthew Thanks for the friend request, Ms. Red. What book are you talking about? Its kind of interesting. :)


message 12: by Rimsha

Rimsha Salam Thank you so much :) wizards all the way!


message 11: by Jenna

Jenna thanks for friending! :)


message 10: by Lauren

Lauren (Northern Plunder) Realllllly enjoying This Brilliant Darkness :D but I keep forgetting I have a kindle! Oops.


VampireNovelFan Thanks for the firndvite, Red! I look forward to discussion.

VNF
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message 8: by Red

Red Tash I have 999 Goodreads friends this morning! Wow!


Melissa I love, love, love Harry Potter!! We already have something in common =) Looking forward to sharing more books with you, and thanks for the friend request!

Melissa
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Lorian Jones hey thanx 4 the add can u comment my new pics i need ur true opinions bout them i want 2 kno wat u see and wat is saying 2 u
and also pleaz have ur friends may leave a comments on my pics

Thanx u!!! :)


Haylee Hello, how are you? Thanks for the friend request! Look forward to discussing books with you
-Haylee


message 4: by Red

Red Tash Diana (Offbeat Vagabond) wrote: "Thank you for the friend invite. I gladly accept. Actually DeAnna (SacredmOOn) pointed me in your direction LOL! Hope to talk more later and hope you will have an awesome weekend :)"

You're the coolest.


Diana (Offbeat Vagabond) Thank you for the friend invite. I gladly accept. Actually DeAnna (SacredmOOn) pointed me in your direction LOL! Hope to talk more later and hope you will have an awesome weekend :)


Natasha Thank you for connecting with me, Its so good to have another book lover as a goodreads friend. I look forward to sharing my love of books with you. Please check out my book blog "Paranormal Goddess [Book Blog]", if you haven't already. -♥-


Taznim hey Red,
thanks for the add and good luck with your books!


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