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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.


fiction Norton Road Most of us probably won't take the time to leave a review for that book we just read. It's the same as with any other product or service -- we pick up the pen (or pull out the keyboard) when we feel cheated, or think a product or service was so bad we have to vent. In the old days, it usually meant writing a letter to the company, or calling customer service and giving them an earf... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on August 15, 2014 14:00
Average rating: 4.68 · 38 ratings · 8 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
The Night Train
4.63 of 5 stars 4.63 avg rating — 30 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
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011 — 2 editions
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Heroin Zombies
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
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The Street Sweeper
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A Hanging
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011
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Blinders
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