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Best Seller

3.6  ·  Rating Details ·  5 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Thirty-five year old fiction writer, Richard Rossi would do just about anything to get his manuscript published. However, months of rejection and unanswered prayers have strained his capacity to hope. Alone in New York City, he teeters on the brink of alcoholism, as his hope erodes into desperation. His prayers are finally answered when a simple misdirected piece of mail s ...more
Paperback, 326 pages
Published February 13th 2011 by Createspace
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Shanan
Apr 25, 2012 Shanan rated it really liked it
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I did not know what to expect when I started Best Seller. The book description had not given me a lot of information to go on. But I quickly found a book that grabbed my attention and held on to it until the very end.

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Richard Rossi wants to be an author. He has a manuscript that he feels is worthy of publishing, but he keeps getting rejection after rejection from every publishing house he sent it too. Until the day that fate seems to step in. That day, the mailman put a lett
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Kari
Apr 02, 2012 Kari rated it liked it
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I was looking forward to reading this book. I liked the idea of a book about a book and how it seems to enthrall the nation. After read Best Seller, I have one word in mind... Creepy! This book definitely gave me the chills. While the paranormal aspect of the book isn't ever going to happen in reality, I could see the potential, with the right the right circumstances, for something like a book to be come an obsession with thousands of fans. In fact, it has already happened several times.

Rich isn
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Jackie Miller
Mar 26, 2012 Jackie Miller rated it really liked it
I think this book pretty much covers the question 'How far would you go to be a famous author?'. A chilling premise with an ending that holds true to every other page in the book. I would say more, but I don't want to give anything away.


The story centers around Richard Rossi. This guy's life dream has been to publish one of his books. He achieves that through the creepsville Mr. Volos. Volos has a presence that hangs over the story the entire time. Richard felt like a guy just treading water, tr
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Kristin (Kritters Ramblings)
Readers always love a book about writing a book and this one is great because there is a definite twist in it all. From the start we are introduced to Richard Rossi who will do anything to become a published author, he just wants to receive one less rejection letter. He ends up at a party where a neighbor has offered to send his manuscript and name to someone who could make all his dreams come true.

Without recapping the entire store, his book is printed and strange things begin to happen. Strang
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