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Marvin Amazon is a Nigerian-born, British author who currently lives in Essex, England. Marvin stretches his imagination with movies, video games, comics, and, of course, novels. He credits the library across the street from his childhood home in Battersea, southwest London, with opening his eyes to the engrossing worlds of fantasy and crime fiction.


This is a true tale about my journey to becoming a published author. Most of the situations are factual, but character names and some speech have been invented.

October 12th 2010


I open Microsoft Word and stare at the screen for a few seconds. My mind can’t focus. I run through different ways to begin the novel, but none is striking home. I walk to my bookshelf and pick a number of books out. Som... Read more of this blog post »
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message 9: by Rusty

Rusty Nugent Hello,

Thanks for your friendship. Come by for a spell and leave a comment. Until Next Time . . .


message 8: by Jessa

Jessa Callaver Thanks for accepting! : )
Best,
J.


message 7: by Susan

Susan Griscom Hey Marvin, thanks for the invite. It's pleasure to meet you.


Debbie Johansson Hi Marvin. Thanks for the friendship - it's good to meet you. :)


Marvin Amazon Kari wrote: "Loved The Kiss After Midnight! Hope I don't have to wait long for the next one in the trilogy!"

I'm glad you enjoyed it. I'm hoping to release the second one in the next four months or so.


message 4: by K.E.

K.E. Saxon Thanks for the GR friendship, Marvin!


message 3: by Kari

Kari Loved The Kiss After Midnight! Hope I don't have to wait long for the next one in the trilogy!


Cheryl Landmark Thanks for the friend request, Marvin.


Rollie Thanks for the add!


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