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Patrick Riot

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Patrick Riot was created in the Large Hadron Collider near Geneva, Switzerland, and he has been on the run ever since, accompanied by his trusty sidekick, Higgs-Boson. Foo Foo is Patrick’s first book, and if justice is served, it will be his last. He is presently working on a foreign translation of Hamlet.

Favorite Color: Murdered Zebra (black, white and red)
Favorite Hat: Fez
Favorite Quote: "No comment."
Favorite Hairpiece: William Shatner's


“The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightning and a lightning bug.” Mark Twain

Let's talk about the word decimate . It's a lightning word when used correctly, but more often than not it's used as a lightning bug.
Through poor usage, decimate has come to mean 'kill, destroy, or remove a large percentage or part of'. However, for those who know... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 2.60 · 5 ratings · 1 review · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
The Ghost of Cabin 664
2.6 of 5 stars 2.60 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2012
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Foo Foo
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 2011
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Hexcommunicated by Rafael Chandler
Hexcommunicated (Agent Tepes, #1)
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I found Hexcommunicated to be a pretty solid first foray into a series, overall. Chandler creatively takes supernatural tropes (vampires, werewolves and such) and turns them into high-tech government agents, attaching clever names to them, all in an...more
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Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil by John Berendt
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Though I took a few extended breaks while reading it, I thoroughly enjoyed this book. It accurately paints a portrait of a town as insular and isolated as Savannah, and while much criticism has been thrown its way regarding the "grotesque" characters...more
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Patrick Riot made a comment in the group Writers WorthBeta reader for thriller novel topic
"Okay, send me a copy and I'll try to get it done soon. author.patrick.riot@gmail.com is my address.

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