Jay Slayton-Joslin

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I first heard of J David Osborne after reading his story in the fantastic Warmed and Boundanthology. Afterwards I tracked down his debut novel, By The Time We Leave Here We’ll Be Friends, and loved it. A fast paced novel set against a furious backdrop, where characters grow under the harshest conditions. It may be early into 2012, but I suspect I’ll be recommending it throughout the year. He wa...

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