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Joey R. Poole is the author of I Have Always Been Here Before, a collection of gritty literary fictions that glance in the directions of horror, sci-fi, and crime fiction. He is currently at work on a novel, The Year of the Possum, set in the same fictional town of Hammer Springs, South Carolina as his story collection, and another project, set on the moon. Follow him on twitter @JoeyRPoole and find his blog, where he writes creative non-fiction and news about the writing and reading life at ...more

Average rating: 4.86 · 29 ratings · 12 reviews · 2 distinct worksSimilar authors
I Have Always Been Here Bef...

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It Came from the Swamp

4.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 2022
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呪術廻戦 1 [Jujutsu Kaisen 1] by Gege Akutami
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I’ve decided not to give star ratings to mangas, which I’m reading asking with my son, as I’m just dipping a toe into the genre and don’t know enough about it. I enjoyed this one most of any manga I’ve read so far.

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Tokyo Ghoul, Tome 1 by Sui Ishida
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Read this because someone gave it to my currently manga-obsessed 9 year old and hoping it leads him to Kafka one day.
The Evil Mother by Margaret Atwood
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20th Century Ghosts by Joe Hill
I felt as if it was a "creepy slice of surrealism" but also felt that in some way the son was meant to replace the Dad. I found all the "games" in the story creepy and fascinating!
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Tales the Devil Told Me by Jen Fawkes
Tales the Devil Told Me
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A Single Man by Christopher Isherwood
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I just finished this. I’m still processing it and will be for a long time.
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Intergalactic Mind Games by Ronald Singh
Intergalactic Mind Games
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A Swim in a Pond in the Rain by George Saunders
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Hell of a Book by Jason Mott
Hell of a Book
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A lot of the one-star reviews here seem to rankle at the juxtaposition of the firecracker-prose-driven humorous absurdity of the chapters about a big-shot author on book tour with the more somber chapters about The Kid's life and backstory. A good ma ...more
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“Laughter is poison to fear.”
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“I am a cage, in search of a bird.”
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Just an extra forum for a pre-existing book club to post thoughts and opinions on current selections or other good reads.
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This is the group for Instructor Poole's ENG 101 courses. ...more



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