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"Welcome to the Real World" is a golf story. Otto Penzler asked me for a story for an anthology with a golf-and-crime theme, and I wrote one called "Hit the Ball, Drag Fred." But then I put it in my big collection, ENOUGH ROPE, and that came out before Otto's book, and his had to be previously unpublished. From out of nowhere the idea for this story came along, and both ...more
Kindle Edition, 24 pages
Published (first published June 24th 2011)
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I found this story for free on Amazon.com, and I am going to refer anyone that asks why I don't play golf to read it in the future.
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Fun little story about a man who likes his routine, and what happens when the routine is upset. Live and let live, so to speak. ;-)
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Received the Shamus Award, "The Eye" (Lifetime achievment award) in 2002.

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"Lawrence Block's novels range from the urban noir of Matthew Scudder (A Drop of the Hard Stuff) to the urbane effervescence of Bernie Rhodenbarr (The Burglar on the Prowl), while other characters include the globe-trotting insomniac Evan Tanne
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