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J.W. Thompson is a published author. His books, "Hidden Evil" and "Mysterious Lady," are available at all the regular sites, such as Amazon. His newest novel, "Rusty Steele," another action/adventure was a prize winner at the 2009 RPLA awards. He is the Writing Group Leader for the Port Orange Scribes as well as webmaster for both Port Orange and the Daytona FWA Writing Group. He is a regular volunteer for Hospice in Daytona Beach. He is currently president and CEO of JollyOne Enterprises, Inc. JW is also a Marine Veteran and avid Scuba Diver. All comments should be sent to his fan page http://www.facebook.com/pages/J-W-Tho...

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Fast paced and action packed. I found myself lost in the world Rollins created and hated to see the book end. The characters were well developed and had natural interaction with each other.

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J.W. Thompson Started my new Work in Progress-----"Something Evil"

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J.W. Thompson Caution ---you shouldn't read "Hidden Evil" if you have a weak heart or bad nerves-because you will never look at your neighbors, coworkers, or strangers the same way again.


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Claire Hello! Thanks for the add! ^^ Nice to meet you!

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CAS Hi J.W.,
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William O'Brien Hi- Just to let you know...
Peter: a Darkened Fairytale
Best wishes, William

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J.W. Thompson "Everything is changing. People are taking the comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke"~ Will Rogers

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Sarah Hi J.W. thank you for the friend request!

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Anna Dye Hey J.W. nice to meet you. Your book looks evil. Best luck with it and have a great New Year.

Anna del C. Dye
Author of "The Silent Warrior Trilogy"

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William O'Brien Hi J.W. - Thank you for your friendship.

Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date late Jan.

Best wishes, William

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Gigi Thanks J.W. for the friend request!

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Dana Davis Thanks for the friend request, J.W. Happy writing! www.danadaviswriting.com

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J.W. Thompson Thanks for the friendship

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Pamela Hey J.W.,

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J.W. Thompson James Patterson is inspiring and so is John Sanford, Studing the Criminal Mind is a hobby of mine, and Hidden Evil is the by product of that hobby. The novel is getting rave reviews---now I have to come up with a second in the series.

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Martina Wow, u wrote books on serial killer.. that's awesome ^^ Reminds me of Criminal Minds and James Patterson (I see you like his books too)..

Thanks for adding me :) Hv a great time reading & writing.. Tk care!

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Hilmy Nugraha thanx to be my friend,

i'm hilmy, from indonesia.

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J.W. Thompson Hi it is nice meeting you

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Nilam Suri Hi JW, thanks for the add :)

Harlequin Books Hello J.W., it is a pleasure to meet you.

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J.W. Thompson Hello Kathy, thanks for the friendship --My novel has a scary cover because it is a scary book.


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Kathy Kulig Hi JW, Thanks for friending me. Ooh, scary bookcover. Cool.

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Evan Hey, JW - good to connect with you on Goodreads.


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Sarah Hello J.W. Thanks for the friend request!

Shawnette Hello, J.W...thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...CONGRATS on all your books...best of luck to you now and in the future...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...Happy Reading & Writing :-)

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Tammy Hey! Thank you for the friend request. The cover looks really creepy, but the story sounds really interesting. Cant wait to read it!!

Barbara ★ Thanks for the friend request. Hidden Evil sounds interesting. I've added it to my huge TBR list.

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