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Don Winston

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Don Winston grew up in Nashville and graduated from Princeton University. After a stint at Ralph Lauren headquarters in New York, he moved to Los Angeles to work in entertainment. "S'WANEE: A PARANOID THRILLER" was his debut novel. His second novel—"THE UNION CLUB: A SUBVERSIVE THRILLER"—was published in April 2014. His new thriller—"THE GRISTMILL PLAYHOUSE: A NIGHTMARE IN THREE ACTS"—was released in paperback May 2015. He lives in Hollywood.

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Don Winston Make sure the story is important and urgent enough. Writer's block will, eventually, take care of itself.
Don Winston Creating something out of thin air. Building a sandbox and inviting readers to come play in it. And kick up some sand.
Average rating: 3.39 · 125 ratings · 34 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
S'wanee: A Paranoid Thriller
3.12 of 5 stars 3.12 avg rating — 105 ratings — published 2012 — 4 editions
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