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Ronald S. Barak

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Ronald S. Barak, bestselling author, Olympic athlete, law school honors graduate, and experienced courtroom lawyer, is uniquely qualified to write his novels that appeal to all political and legal thriller fans.

Described by his readers as a cross between Agatha Christie, Lee Child, and John Lescroart, bestselling author Barak keeps his readers flipping the pages into the wee hours of the night. While he mostly lets his characters tell his stories, he manages to get his licks in too.

Barak derives great satisfaction from knowing that his books not only entertain but also stimulate others to think about how things might be, how people can actually resolve real-world problems. In particular, Barak tackles the country’s dysfunctional government
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PAYBACK and an Interview with Yours Truly in The Big Thrill Magazine

Bestselling thriller author Basil Sands took the time to sit down and chat with me for this month’s issue of The Big Thrill Magazine, and I’m really excited to share it here, because it’s fantastic stuff! We talk about my latest novel, PAYBACK, what it takes to get a novel (THE AMENDMENT KILLER) considered for […]
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Cute, clever and charismatic! Especially figuring out how much author Paul Levine lives vicariously through his protagonist Jake Lassiter. A delightful, timely read!
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Karen S. Gordon’s KILLER DEAL, picking up with Vance Courage and Lauren Gold where THE THIN MAN's Nick and Nora Charles left off, a natural film adaptation for Quentin Tarantino and a great read for lovers of exciting political, legal and crime thril ...more
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Thank you so much for your prompt reply. I understand what you're saying, but ARCs (Advance Reader Copies) are not sold. Therefore, they are not
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“Solitude, seeming a sanctuary, proves a grave, a sepulcher in which the living lie, where all good qualities grow sick and die.
—COWPER”
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