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Carl Purdon lives in Pontotoc, Mississippi with his wife and two of their four children. Pontotoc is halfway between Tupelo, which is the birthplace of Elvis, and Oxford, which was the home of William Faulkner. Since he can’t sing, he writes. Since he’s not an expert on anything in particular, he writes fiction. In February 2012 he released his debut novel, THE NIGHT TRAIN. In June 2013 he released his second novel, NORTON ROAD.


My second novel, Norton Roadwas recently reviewed byMississippi Libraries, a publication of theMississippi Library Association. The review is viewable on the Mississippi Library Association website in PDF format, but it is not easy to link to, so I am posting it here in its entirety, unaltered (except one instance where I corrected the spelling of my last name). I would like to give a special... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 4.64 · 42 ratings · 9 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
The Night Train
4.59 of 5 stars 4.59 avg rating — 34 ratings — published 2012 — 3 editions
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Collected Stories and Poems
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2012
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Norton Road
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2013 — 3 editions
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Them
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
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The Scented Scarf
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Heroin Zombies
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The Street Sweeper
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A Hanging
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Blinders
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