Chase Taylor Hackett

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November 29, 1891

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Chase Taylor Hackett was raised on a farm in the Midwest – far from his current home in New York City. His first novel—WHERE DO I START?— was published by Kensington Books.
While working on that book, he realized he had a character who was a total jerk, and he wondered what would happen if the jerk met a guy who had zero tolerance for jerks.

AND THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW… he’d written another novel, also available from Kensington, and pretty much everywhere else.

Chase lives in upper Manhattan with his partner Travis and a Scottish terrier named Watson.


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Chase Taylor Hackett I wanted to take somebody who flat out tells you he doesn't believe in love --- and bring him to the point of bawling his little eyes out about it. I…moreI wanted to take somebody who flat out tells you he doesn't believe in love --- and bring him to the point of bawling his little eyes out about it. I had no idea if I could actually do that, but 261 pages later, ta-da!, I did and it's called WHERE DO I START?
With AND THE NEXT THING YOU KNOW..., I had a character who was a total asshole, and I wondered what would happen if he met someone with no patience for assholinity. Assholedness. Something like that. You pick.
I wasn't thinking it at the time, but looking back, both books would seem to be redemption stories. Not sure what that says about me as a person. Not sure I want to know either.
Ttfn.
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Chase Taylor Hackett And the answer is --- yes.

If you want a more detailed answer, you'll find it in my blog here:
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And the next Thing You Know...

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You kids have any bright suggestions for a good example of a book that would fall into the 'fake-boyfriend' category? Gay only, please.

Any thoughts?

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c.t.h.
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" Linda ~ chock full of hoot, just a little bit of nanny ~ wrote: "LOL, I prefer my books squirtage free, myself. 😆"

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