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Derek Gentry

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I'm a fiction writer from Newton, MA. My first novel, Here Comes Your Man, is now available at Amazon.com, BarnesandNoble.com, and Apple's iBookstore.

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From the beginning, the experience of having Here Comes Your Man published in Turkey has remained stubbornly abstract for me. Since I've never been to Turkey or met any of the other people involved, my whole journey has comprised a collection of e-mail messages and an artist's rendering of the book cover.

BUT...that all changed this week when I received a package from Istanbul. Beneath its brow... Read more of this blog post »
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message 5: by Derek

Derek Gentry Aynur wrote: "Hi,thanks for accepting my friend invite."

Thank you for the invite, Aynur! I'm always excited to make new friends, especially in other parts of the world!


kagit kiz Hi,thanks for accepting my friend invite.


message 3: by Derek

Derek Gentry Milly wrote: "Thanks for the friendship! I am looking forward to reading your book. Can't wait to read it actually but I still have a huge stack to get to. Take care!"

Thanks, Milly!


message 2: by Milly

Milly Thanks for the friendship! I am looking forward to reading your book. Can't wait to read it actually but I still have a huge stack to get to. Take care!


Margarida Hey there, Derek. You're welcome,your book seems pretty interesting. As soon as I get my own copy and read it, I'll leave a review with my thoughts. :) Have a great day!


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