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Richard Long

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Richard Long's debut novel, The Book of Paul, is a dark, thrilling, and psychologically rich supernatural horror/thriller that blends mythology, science and mystery into a page-turning addiction.

Mr. Long is currently at work on The Dream Palace, a fantasy adventure series.

He lives in Manhattan with his wife, two amazing children and their wicked black cat, Merlin.

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Praise for THE BOOK OF PAUL:

"Richard Long intertwined a bag of genres while creating this intriguing and enchanting story...it's mind-blowing." - Stephen King

"Long's prose is deft and clear, transporting the reader from one character's psyche to the next...this tale is a compelling one. A psychological thriller for readers who are bored with run-of-the-mill
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Average rating: 3.61 · 496 ratings · 147 reviews · 1 distinct work · Similar authors
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"Not an easy read. Even harder to review, told with numerous flashbacks and points of view for those looking for a straight forward narrative structure I'd say this novel is not for you. Having said that it's an interesting tale well told. I don't..." Read more of this review »
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"First this is a long book. And I know from long books. Being a long book is not necessarily a bad thing, and this book held my attention and kept me interested the whole way. But I did start to wonder when will it ever end. But it's a good long bo..." Read more of this review »
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"Stephen King recommended book: He said: "Richard Long intertwined a bag of genres while creating this intriguing and enchanting story...it's mind-blowing.""
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"Richard Long intertwined a bag of genres while creating this intriguing and enchanting story...it's mind-blowing." - Stephen King

The Book of Paul is currently at #129 on the list, on the second page so if you don't see it there on the link below, that means that it's on the first page now!
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message 12: by Richard

Richard Lisavbr wrote: "Voted! You're in some awesome company, and now up to 61! :-D"

Thanks so much!


message 11: by Lisavbr

Lisavbr Voted! You're in some awesome company, and now up to 61! :-D


message 10: by Richard

Richard Sue wrote: "Currently reading The Book of Paul.

Amazing from the first chapter !!"


You're not gonna believe this, but I just saw this message now. Oh well, better late than never! How did you like the second chapter? ;)

Hope you're having a happy Halloween :)


Richard Felicity wrote: "Thanks for the friend invite Richard!"

You're not gonna believe this, but I just saw this message now. Oh well, better late than never! Hope you're having a happy Halloween :)


Richard Carole wrote: "Hi Richard,
Nice to know you
thanks for befriending me"


You're not gonna believe this, but I just saw this message now. Oh well, better late than never! Hope you're having a happy Halloween :)


Richard Christine wrote: "Thanks for being my friend"

You're not gonna believe this, but I just saw this message now. Oh well, better late than never! Hope you're having a happy Halloween :)


Richard Dana wrote: "Thanks for the friendship, Richard. Happy writing and Happy Halloween!"
Thanks Dana, you too!


message 5: by Dana

Dana Davis Thanks for the friendship, Richard. Happy writing and Happy Halloween!


Carole Gill Hi Richard,
Nice to know you
thanks for befriending me


Felicity Brandon Thanks for the friend invite Richard!


message 2: by Sue

Sue Currently reading The Book of Paul.

Amazing from the first chapter !!


Christine Hatfield Thanks for being my friend


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