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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: 4.61 · 36 ratings · 18 reviews · 2 distinct works · Similar authors
SMOKESCREEN
4.6 of 5 stars 4.60 avg rating — 25 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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4574810983_c151383d2c_zI was in Kuala Lumpur recently, just for an overnight stay. I didn’t bring much clothing with me, and I only had one pair of trousers – the one that I wore.

Unknown to me, the back had ripped open, which I found out much later after someone alerted me. Thankfully, I had brought a sarong along, for in case situations. It’s light, easy to slip into a bag. No hassle.

So I put it on at the hotel and...

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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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“A concept is a brick. It can be used to build a courthouse of reason. Or it can be thrown through the window.”
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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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