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Matt Fullerty

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Matt Fullerty's first novel The Pride and the Sorrow is about world champion chess player Paul Morphy and his tour of New Orleans, New York, Paris and London in the nineteenth century to become one of the greatest players of all time - aged only twenty-one.

Morphy conquered the world at chess but found his relationships with family, friends and women a little trickier than the sixty-four square madhouse...See http://www.mattfullerty.com for more details.

Matt is now writing a London murder novel called The Murderess and the Hangman about an Irish maid who murders her landlady for a few pieces of furniture...and then impersonates her on a murderous spree around London!

I just hope you like murder and mayhem, hangings, detective fiction, a gri
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The Murderess and the Hangman (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: A murder story set in London about real-life hangman William Marwood and Kate Webster, the female killer he hanged. Homepage http://www.mattfullerty.com Dear England http://dearengland.blogspot.com F Street Review http://fstreetreview.blogspot.com
The Pride and the Sorrow (Literature & Fiction)
1 chapters   —   updated Jun 17, 2009 12:26PM
Description: A chess novel set in New Orleans about real-life world champion Paul Morphy. Homepage http://www.mattfullerty.com Dear England http://dearengland.blogspot.com F Street Review http://fstreetreview.blogspot.com
American Sophomore (Literature & Fiction)
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Description: The story of an American conman, runner, convict, Ivy League imposter, and his many identities.
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Matt Fullerty Matt Fullerty said: " The Murderess and the Hangman is a novel by Matt Fullerty. See the author's website http://www.mattfullerty.com

The Murderess and the Hangman is a tale told from both sides of the scaffold - about a female killer and the man who hangs her!

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Matt Fullerty Matt Fullerty said: " The Pride and the Sorrow is a novel by Matt Fullerty. See the author's website http://www.mattfullerty.com

The novel is the story of Paul Morphy (1837-1884), born in New Orleans as a chess prodigy, his famous journey through Europe and his ultimate d
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Matt Fullerty Matt Fullerty said: " This collection contains my first published short story, "For Kicks."

The story is about two young boys in a small town with nothing to do, except set a car on fire and wake the neighbors. The story consists of their conversation as they wander aroun
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message 1: by Beth (last edited Jul 21, 2010 03:19PM)

Beth Hi Matt,
I've got that sweatshirt! :) Thanks for befriending this fellow author on Goodreads.


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