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James Kendley

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James Kendley's first published novel, THE DROWNING GOD (HarperCollins, July 2015), was chosen out of more than 4,500 entries for Harper Voyager Impulse's digital-first campaign. Kendley has written and edited professionally for more than 30 years, first as a newspaper reporter and editor, then as a copy editor and translator in Japan (where he taught for eight years at private colleges and universities), and currently as an educational publishing content wrangler living in northern Virginia.

Average rating: 4.33 · 3 ratings · 3 reviews · 3 distinct works · Similar authors
The Drowning God
4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2015 — 3 editions
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J. Hello Kendley. Finally catching up with my mail and apologize for the delayed response. Thank you for contacting and adding me among friends and readers. Warm regards, J. Hale Turner

Jeannie and Louis Rigod Kendley, Thank you for your friendship here on Goodreads. Currently, I'm reading "Brush With Death" by Karen MacInerney.

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