David Macinnis Gill





David Macinnis Gill

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David Macinnis Gill is the author of the award-winning novels Black Hole Sun and Soul Enchilada, both from Greenwillow/Harper Collins. His short stories have appeared in several magazines, including The Crescent Review and Writer’s Forum. His critical biography of young adult author Graham Salisbury, Graham Salisbury: Island Boy, was published by Scarecrow Press. He holds a bachelor’s degree in English/creative writing and a doctorate in education, both from the University of Tennessee.

He is the Past-President of ALAN (The Assembly on Literature for Adolescents) and an Associate Professor at the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. His non-fiction, book reviews, essays, and academic work have appeared in a variety of publications, in
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Time for the monthly tally of my #yearofwriting. It’s past time, since we’re already to the fifth day of July. After a robust May, I was disappointed in June’s number, which was 66,091 words. There’s no reason that I should be disappointed in writing a little over sixty-six thousand words in one month, except that I had hoped to reach a half million words in June. That goal was reached on July...

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Black Hole Sun (Hell's Cros...
3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 1,397 ratings — published 2010 — 8 editions
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Soul Enchilada
3.34 of 5 stars 3.34 avg rating — 705 ratings — published 2009 — 16 editions
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Invisible Sun (Hell's Cross...
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 258 ratings — published 2013 — 5 editions
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Tin City Tinder - A Thriller
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 146 ratings — published 2014
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Shadow on the Sun (Hell's C...
4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 113 ratings — published 2013 — 4 editions
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Rising Sun (Hell's Cross, #...
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Boy Mercury - An Antebellum...
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Bronzeville Blowback - A Th...
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“My old chief taught me three lessons: Never believe anything you hear and only half of what you see. Never go into debt because you will never get out. And never pat yourself on the back because karma will bite you in the ass.

Karma, I think, meet ass.”
David Macinnis Gill, Black Hole Sun

“It is the thinnest lines that define us.”
David Macinnis Gill, Black Hole Sun

“It's not the heroes don't know fear, it's that they don't let fear stop them from doing the job.”
David Macinnis Gill, Invisible Sun

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