Christopher Dean

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I have been self-employed for over twenty years in the landscaping business in Austin, TX.

In 2009 I began pursuing my long time love with writing and English and Literature and attended the Institute of Children's Literature where I graduated in 2010.

Since then I have dedicated all my spare time in writing my first children's novel: Trankarri - The Boy with a Magical Pen.

I live in Austin, TX with my wife of 16 years and have three beautiful children.

For a full Bio please visit trankarri.com

Now I have set my reading goals to 12-15 books a year and I divided them up into philosophy, writing skills, children's fiction and miscellaneous fiction/non-fiction. I did this because with work, writing, raising a family and all the other stuff in betwe
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Christopher Dean Creating stories and playing around with words is what I find the most exciting.
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Writing middle grade fiction

About a month ago I received a pretty well documented review on onlinebookclub.org and in the thread between us she mentioned that she was having a hard time reading other books because she kept wanting to go back to Inkworld; Inkworld being the magical world created by a magical pen.


I thought that was the highest praise because I wanted to write it in such a way that every one who reads Trankarri

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Shutter Island
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by Dennis Lehane (Goodreads Author)
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Christopher Dean Christopher Dean said: " I will get through this book. I really liked the movie and thought they did an excellent job with the suspense. You know something isn't quite right with the whole thing. In the book it seems to be completely different. There are pages and pages of s ...more "

 
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Christopher Dean Christopher Dean said: " This is one of those books that I am not reading as fast as I can. I am only reading it about 15 to 20 minutes a day and sometimes every other day. So far I have been enjoying it a lot. Steve Jobs was a 'no holds bar' kind of guy that demanded perfec ...more "

 



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