Miranda Kate

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Book loving, writer, who likes to read several books at a time because she's a bit crazy like that.

Go-to authors are Stephen King, James Herbert, Terry Pratchett, Raymond Feist and Clive Barker, with Asimov, Arthur C Clarke, Robert A Heinlein and lots of others in between.

It's not so much about loving particular genres, as much as finding stories and characters to engage and resonate with.

Guilty pleasure is Self-Help.

I write dark stuff, sci-fi stuff, surreal stuff, and a mixture of all three.

I also have a newsletter. Sign up for it here. http://eepurl.com/dw7qqD


I am a self-published author, and this last year I have been trying to get my head round the whole business of marketing and promoting. I have a novel I am getting ready for publication, and I really want to do more than just create a ripple that fades in a day or two, so I've been trying to do the groundwork and build some kind of foundation to launch it from. But for an author with zero budg... Read more of this blog post »
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Published on October 22, 2018 06:49
Average rating: 4.48 · 135 ratings · 29 reviews · 8 distinct works
Mostly Dark

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Wizard and Glass by Stephen King
"At the end of book three Roland and his followers finally escaped the terrors of Lud and Blaine the train and set their eyes, once again, on following the beam to the Dark Tower. I rated book three a five star rating as it was my favourite up unti..." Read more of this review »
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Terry Pratchett
“And my commander always says, when we go about our business in the city, that when you look at the state of mankind you are forced to accept the reality of the gods.'
(Captain Carrot)”
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“He was alone with his thoughts. They were extremely unpleasant thoughts and he would rather have had a chaperon.”
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