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George W. Parker

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George W. Parker has published an intertextual cycle of American genre novels: Death; Juxtaposed, The Letters, The Krew, Conversations at Night, and Vanishing Trick. Additionally he has authored The Boy in the Box the second in the series of Marvin Davis detective novels. He lives in far west Texas where he is currently working on Twin Killing, a novel following the life and deeds of serial killer Robert David Smalley. (A free PDF of the first 9 chapters is available at http://www.georgewparker.com/twin-kil....)

Please visit www.georgewparker.com for more information or follow him on Twitter @GWParkerTalking and at http://www.facebook.com/georgewparker....

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Conversations at Night

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The Boy In The Box

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Death; Juxtaposed

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The Letters

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Take an aerial snapshot of a peloton and you have a bell curve. 

But a peloton represents a moving, fluid bell curve. In a bell curve the "fastest" is in front, the "slowest" in the rear. In a peloton maybe the fastest had a flat and is now in the back and the best climber is in the front as the peloton heads up into the Alps. 

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(Whatever advice you give, be brief.)”
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Good background material on the early workings of the CIA.
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I read this as my daughter is also reading it. Interesting but I felt like the story was rushed at times and some things were contrived.
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" By my personal star rating system a five star book represents a book I will read again.

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“Sometimes the easy way is the hard way.”
George W. Parker

“If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bullshit.”
W.C. Fields

“Quidquid praecipies, esto brevis.

(Whatever advice you give, be brief.)”
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