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M. Andrew Sprong

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I have been writing for a number of years, but only recently I've decided to publish under my own name. My latest book "Haley Cork and the Blue Door" which is available in Kindle and Book format on Amazon.com, is the culmination of twenty years of thought about what an allegory should be. I am working on a number of projects, and hopefully will have something out this spring.

I am available for book signings as well as talks on the subject of publishing, writing, and appealing to the needs of young adult readers.

I have a First Reader service, if you need somebody to review your drafts. I still do some ghost writing thus, I can turn your existing book into a script, or turn a script into a book. I can do any of the prepress work you might nee

The kids, most of them anyway, are at summer camp and there shouldn't be any obstacles to my writing. I hope I can finish "Between the Sharp Shadows" by summer's end. Here's to pulling out all of the stops!

I wish there was a way I could get rid of the constant migraine I've been subjected to for the last three and a half years, but when given lemons I guess I'll just have to make lemonade.

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The Adventures of Earl the Misplaced (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
1 chapters   —   updated Jan 12, 2009 06:02PM
Description: Earl was forced to retire from mining, but he knew something valuable was down in the mine, and he was going to cash in on it. It's amazing how things don't turn out the way you plan them.
The Clockwork Soul (Mystery & Thrillers)
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Description: A boy wakes up in a different body every morning. Follow the life of one of twenty-four personalities.

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M. If you want to read some first chapters of my books, you can find them here.

Bradley Thank you for adding me as a friend. =)


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