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Michael Logan

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Michael Logan is a Scottish author and journalist, whose writing career has taken him across the globe.

Apocalypse Cow, which won Terry Pratchett's Anywhere But Here, Anywhen But Now Prize, was his first novel. His second novel, Wannabes, is now out as an eBook. The sequel to Apocalypse Cow, entitled World War Moo, will be released by St. Martin's Press in June 2015.

Michael's short fiction has appeared in The Telegraph and literary journals such as Chapman. His piece We Will Go on Ahead and Wait for You won Fish Publishing's 2008 international One-Page Fiction Prize.

He currently lives in Nairobi, Kenya, and is married with a young daughter and son. To sign up to the mailing list for book news, visit the website listed above.

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For the last few months, I have been collecting evidence that white people can dance in an effort to silence my INCREDIBLY RACIST cubicle neighbor, Ruth Sego. She believes that white people simply cannot dance, to which I cry, 'Bunkum!

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“Humans did far worse things to each other than demons could dream up.”
Michael Logan, Wannabes

“Oh, those hateful sods will never make it to Heaven. They’re all on an express elevator to the gay spit-roast dungeon in Hell. Within five minutes of kicking the bucket, they’ll have demon balls swollen with fiery spunk slapping off their shapeless chins.”
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I Am Legend by Richard Matheson
1954, AR 4.05, 160 pages
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2012, AR 4.02, 369 pages
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2012, AR 4.1, 379 pages
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2013, AR 3.87, 322 pages
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2012, AR 3.78, 352 pages
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“Humans did far worse things to each other than demons could dream up.”
Michael Logan, Wannabes

“Oh, those hateful sods will never make it to Heaven. They’re all on an express elevator to the gay spit-roast dungeon in Hell. Within five minutes of kicking the bucket, they’ll have demon balls swollen with fiery spunk slapping off their shapeless chins.”
Michael Logan, Wannabes

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