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Khaled Talib

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About this author

Khaled Talib is a former journalist with local and international exposure. He has worked full time for magazines including Singapore Tatler and Egypt Today. His articles have been published and syndicated to newspapers worldwide, and his short stories have appeared in literary journals and magazines.

His novel Smokescreen was listed "Thriller of the Month on e-thriller.com" in its September 2014 issue.

Talib is also the author of The Little Book of Muses, a collection of personal muses for writers and aspiring authors. He resides in Singapore.

The author is a member of the UK Crime Writers Association.


Average rating: 4.60 · 43 ratings · 22 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
Smokescreen
4.59 of 5 stars 4.59 avg rating — 32 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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The Little Book of Muses
4.64 of 5 stars 4.64 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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A lot of people tell me nonchalantly seeing the Pyramids of Giza for the first time is an anti-climax experience. They’ve heard so such about it since they were kids, seen postcards, watch images on TV, read books – both non-fiction and fiction – yet the reality doesn’t match up to the hype. It’s not what they expected, they said. They didn’t feel awe.


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Alkaff Mansion, Singapore, Singapore, SG

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Create Believable Characters Using Method Writing (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: My personal experiences involving method writing for my novel Smokescreen. Here's the link: http://www.writetosellyourbook.com/fiction-advice/believable-characters-method-writing

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Hi all,

I have started a Wordpress page for The Little Book of Muses www.thelittlebookofmuses.com to keep you updated about many things related to the world of writing. Feel free to drop and say hello.

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Hi all,

I have started a Wordpress page for The Little Book of Muses www.thelittlebookofmuses.com to keep you updated about many things related to the world of writing. Feel free to drop and say hello.

You'll find musings and reverie, writer's news a
...more
Hi all,

I have started a Wordpress page for The Little Book of Muses www.thelittlebookofmuses.com to keep you updated about many things related to the world of writing. Feel free to drop and say hello.

You'll find musings and reverie, writer's news a
...more
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date: May 28, 2015 12:52PM
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description: My short tale of horror, Slimmer, is free until 5/30.

Sandy loves her new boyfriend, but ever since they moved in together, Donald won’t get off her back about how much she eats. When he offers her a new miracle diet pill, she decides to try one just to shut him up. Unfortunately, there are unexpected side effects that take them both by terrifying surprise.

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Khaled Talib Giok Ping wrote: "Hello Khaled,
Nice to meet you here :)"
Nice to meet you here too :-)


Khaled Talib Carole wrote: "Hi Khaled, thanks for befriending me." Hi Carole, hey my pleasure...thanks for being here.


Carole Gill Hi Khaled, thanks for befriending me.


Giok Ping Ang Hello Khaled,
Nice to meet you here :)


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