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Matt Lynn

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in Exeter, The United Kingdom


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I am a thriller writer, living near London. 'Death Force' is the first in a series of books following a group of mercenaries around the world. It owes a lot to action, adventure writers like Alistair MacLean, and World War Two writers like Sven Hassel. It also owes a lot to Westerns. When I'm not writing thrillers, I write a financial column for Bloomberg, and I write for The Spectator.

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Death Force (Death Force, #1)

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Lethal Force

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Shadow Force (Death Force, #3)

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Fire Force (Death Force, #2)

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Ice Force (Death Force, #4)

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Bust: Greece, the Euro, and...

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Description: In a novel as thrilling as it is authentic, Death Force brings together the combat expertise of an international group of guns for hire who have an awful lot to lose, and even more to gain...

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Jillian Peery Thanks for the add, Matt!

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Tamara Rose Blodgett Hi Matt~! Thanks for your friendship! =D

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Carole Gill thanks for add!

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Simon Thanks for looking me up, Matt. Nice blog piece. Been doing the same myself.

message 23: by Matt

Matt pleasure....

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James Piper Thanks Matt for accepting my friendship request.

All the best,
James Piper

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Ellen Maze Hi Matt!
I am a fan! I put your 1st book on my to-read shelf. If you'd like to do the same with mine, this is the one I am promoting now:
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Beth Hi Matt,
Thanks for befriending this fellow crime writer on Goodreads!

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Jesse Hanson Namaste Matt, Best wishes to you. Thanks for adding me to your goodreads friend list. jesse

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Eloise Hi! thanks for the friend request :)

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Lincoln Delighted to meet you!

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Cheryl Nice to meet you. Thanks for the friendship invite

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Matt Tks, I'll take a look.

Christine Hi Matt,just dropping by for a visit. I would like to invite you to check out Shadow Forrest Authors for charity and help support illiteracy issues.
We also have a SFA group here on goodreads. Have a great week.
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Harlequin Historical Hi, I'm very happy to meet you and look forward to discussing books with you. If you ever have any questions about any of the titles on my shelves, please ask away. I'll be happy to answer them. If you are on MySpace you can join me at or on Facebook at I have monthly contests for free books and I try to keep everyone up-to-date with what all the authors are doing.

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Christine Hi Matt, stopped by to see what's new on your page. Have a great week.
Blessings CJ
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Zetta Hi, Matt! Thanks for the add :)

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Matt I'll certainly take a look. Best, Matt

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Bill Hello Matt,

Take a look at my latest book on Amazon UK...Golf, but that's not all. The title is: The Feathery. Eager to look at your work and read some of it.I like historical fiction and ead and write in that genre. Mine in process is set on Cape Cod, USA & Lorient, France in 1942.. Working Title is: A Drumbeat Too Near.


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Maria Hi Matt, thanks for the friendship!


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Matt Roger, thanks for that. My father taught at the university, but that was a long time ago. Best, Matt

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Roger Cottrell Hi Matt,
Thanks for the friendship on Goodreads.
Your stuff looks pretty interesting - I'm a thriller writer myself and intend to check it out.
Interestingly, I went to University of Exeter and lived at various stages of my stay there in Pennsylvania Avenue, near the Buller Statue, off Topsham Road and in Crediton.
I also write film screenplays.
Talk soon

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Matt Indeed...

Dianne Ascroft We write different genres but it's always a pleasure to meet a fellow writer, Matt.

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author of 'Hitler and Mars Bars'

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