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Adam Perin

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Adam is an award winning writer of novels, short stories and screenplays.

He was born in Columbia, Missouri and grew up in the suburbs outside Cincinnati. He’s earned degrees from the Virginia Military Institute and the University of Cincinnati, and served as an Artillery Officer with the 1st Cavalry Division out of Fort Hood, Texas.

He later moved to Washington DC and has been working in the Department of State for almost two decades, including postings to Colombia and Afghanistan. He also worked in the US House of Representatives as a Legislative Assistant in the 115th Congress.

His various works run across multiple genres and have won awards including the Writers of the Future Award, The Isaac Asimov Award, The Creative Screenwriting Awards
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Long March

I wrote Long March over ten years ago.  I’ve always had an affinity for historical dramas, and the Great War seemed like an era that was woefully underrepresented in modern cinema.  It was never meant to be a true story, or even based in truth.  What I wanted was to set fictional events against historical events, and weave a story that veered between being a war drama and a supernatural thriller.

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Well, I seem to be either hard to please or I'm just picking the wrong things to read. I read this on the recommendation of several colleagues and, given the subject matter, thought it would be a great book.

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Well, I wish I could say I enjoyed it more. It took my two tries to get through the book, and even then, it was a slog. The writing is well done, elegant in places, however I found the story itself to be slow, uncompelling and frankly, kind of boring ...more
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