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Ken Leek

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Born
in San Diego, The United States
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June 2012

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I like, and write, gritty fiction about the underdog.

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Ken Leek The poverty and isolation. Well, I guess being able to write a coherent sentence doesn't hurt either.
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The Culmination of Disgust, Self-Hatred, and Hostility by Ken Leek
"I received this book off of Goodread First Reads. I found it to be a very dark, slightly-intriguing, yet violent read that was often nearly to gruesome to continue through. I find the author to clearly have a lot of talent in his writing abilities..." Read more of this review »
The Culmination of Disgust, Self-Hatred, and Hostility by Ken Leek
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A satisfying & cathartic end to the story started in "The Origins of...". We see the character Mike rise out of drug-addled homelessness to the "real world". What I really liked about it was that unlike the first book, where so many of the cri..." Read more of this review »
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The Origins of Disgust, Self-Hatred, and Hostility by Ken Leek
"An unflinching fictional account of growing up in the suburbs, canyons, and finally streets of San Diego. A large portion of the beginning is spent telling the stories of ancillary characters that provide context to the main character's fucked-up..." Read more of this review »
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