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Khaled Talib

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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.


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Average rating: 4.76 · 29 ratings · 12 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
SMOKESCREEN
4.74 of 5 stars 4.74 avg rating — 19 ratings — published 2013 — 3 editions
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The Little Book of Muses
4.8 of 5 stars 4.80 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 2013 — 2 editions
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I've been toying with the idea of creating a book trailer for Smokescreen for quite some time. But I didn't know how or where to begin.

The apple didn't hit me in the head for a long time even though I could have easily have relied on the novel itself for inspirational ideas.

But to create a trailer, within a given time frame (so as not to bore viewers and overplay the storyboard), it took me a... Read more of this blog post »
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The Little Book of Muses
March 28, 2014 12:00AM — 373 people invited
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Fiction Frenzy Vlog TV
Author appearance, April 29, 2014 07:04AM — 381 people invited
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Thriller Book Journal Interview with Khaled Talib, author of Smokescreen
May 04, 2014 02:05AM — 382 people invited
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Create Believable Characters Using Method Writing (Mystery & Thrillers)
0 chapters   —   updated May 03, 2014 12:14AM
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
The Eye of a Writer (Mystery & Thrillers)
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" This is the US Examiner's review of my suspense-thriller Smokescreen.

http://www.examiner.com/review/indepe...

The story revolves around a journalist w
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" Dear Reader

This is The Examiner's review of the suspense-thriller Smokescreen by Khaled Talib from Singapore.

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" My name is Khaled Talib and I am the author of the suspense thriller Smokescreen. A journalist learns of a plot to assassinate the Israeli PM, and dis ...more"
" "Writing is the light of imagination playing over shadow of thoughts"

If you like the above phrase, you'll find plenty more in The Little Book of Muses
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" Thank you, Ellen, I'll take that as a compliment. Although in this instance, the protagonist is a young reporter and the story involves an internation ...more"
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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 Hello Khaled,
Nice to meet you here :)


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