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J.W. Thompson

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in Baltimore, MD, The United States

James Patterson, Webb Griffin, Lisa Scotoline

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July 2009

J.W. Thompson is a published author. His books, "Hidden Evil" and "Mysterious Lady," are available at all the regular sites, such as Amazon. His newest novel, "Rusty Steele," another action/adventure was a prize winner at the 2009 RPLA awards. He is the Writing Group Leader for the Port Orange Scribes as well as webmaster for both Port Orange and the Daytona FWA Writing Group. He is a regular volunteer for Hospice in Daytona Beach. He is currently president and CEO of JollyOne Enterprises, Inc. JW is also a Marine Veteran and avid Scuba Diver. All comments should be sent to his fan page http://www.facebook.com/pages/J-W-Tho...

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Mysterious Lady

it was amazing 5.00 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2008
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Internet Passion

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Evil Days

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Rusty Steele

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Myth and Magic of Northumbria

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Faye writes as well or even better than her husband ---I love the Decker character series---- Kellerman has built this character and keeps him going.
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A good read, good characters and mix of action. This was a pleasant break from my usual reading genre and kept me wanting to read more. The interaction between Jennifer and her Aunt was very funny, reminding that everyone must have a crazy a
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Good Historical Fiction

While this novel held my interest as an avid fan of the genre, I felt the story forced in places and hurried. Avery appeared not to notice some important things going on around her, until she was told about them. I do like the
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Hetta Coffey does it again!

I love this series and was thrilled when I downloaded this one, Like the others, the pace was fast and it was an easy and fun read. Hetta's life appears to be a true example of Murphy's Law. I am looking forward to the next
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J.W. Thompson "Rusty Steele" just went live on Kindle and is free to borrow for Prime members http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00AHCUOBQ

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J.W. Thompson My new novel----"Internet Passion" was released on Kindle yesterday. Check it out. http://www.amazon.com/Internet-Passio...

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J.W. Thompson Started my new Work in Progress-----"Something Evil"

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J.W. Thompson Caution ---you shouldn't read "Hidden Evil" if you have a weak heart or bad nerves-because you will never look at your neighbors, coworkers, or strangers the same way again.


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J.W. Thompson To get a sneak peek at my new Manuscript-- "Evil Days" visit my fan page


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J.W. Thompson Be sure to register early for the Florida Writers Assoc. Conference. For more info click on the link.

I hope to see you all there.

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J.W. Thompson Nice to meet you also Claire


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CF Hello! Thanks for the add! ^^ Nice to meet you!

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CAS Hi J.W.,
Thanks for the friend request.

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William O'Brien Hi- Just to let you know...
Peter: a Darkened Fairytale
Best wishes, William

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J.W. Thompson "Everything is changing. People are taking the comedians seriously and the politicians as a joke"~ Will Rogers

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Sarah Hi J.W. thank you for the friend request!

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Anna del C. Dye Hey J.W. nice to meet you. Your book looks evil. Best luck with it and have a great New Year.

Anna del C. Dye
Author of "The Silent Warrior Trilogy"

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William O'Brien Hi J.W. - Thank you for your friendship.

Please visit my website http://www.peteradarkenedfairytale.co.uk
to view a sample page and many other snippets about the book.
Expected release date late Jan.

Best wishes, William

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Gigi Thanks J.W. for the friend request!

Happy friday!

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Duane Simolke Thanks for the friend request!

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Dana Davis Thanks for the friend request, J.W. Happy writing! www.danadaviswriting.com

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Happy reading :)

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J.W. Thompson Thanks for the friendship

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Thanks for accepting my friend request."

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Pamela Hey J.W.,

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J.W. Thompson James Patterson is inspiring and so is John Sanford, Studing the Criminal Mind is a hobby of mine, and Hidden Evil is the by product of that hobby. The novel is getting rave reviews---now I have to come up with a second in the series.

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Martina Wow, u wrote books on serial killer.. that's awesome ^^ Reminds me of Criminal Minds and James Patterson (I see you like his books too)..

Thanks for adding me :) Hv a great time reading & writing.. Tk care!

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Hilmy Nugraha thanx to be my friend,

i'm hilmy, from indonesia.

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J.W. Thompson Hi it is nice meeting you

Harlequin Books wrote: "Hello J.W., it is a pleasure to meet you."

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Nilam Suri Hi JW, thanks for the add :)

Harlequin Books Hello J.W., it is a pleasure to meet you.

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J.W. Thompson Hello Kathy, thanks for the friendship --My novel has a scary cover because it is a scary book.


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Kathy Kulig Hi JW, Thanks for friending me. Ooh, scary bookcover. Cool.

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Evan Hey, JW - good to connect with you on Goodreads.


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Sarah Hello J.W. Thanks for the friend request!

Shawnette Hello, J.W...thanks for the invite into your circle of friends...CONGRATS on all your books...best of luck to you now and in the future...looking forward to sharing chats, reviews and any/all recommendations...Happy Reading & Writing :-)

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J.W. Thompson Where does the love of God go, when terror turn minutes to hours? Hidden Evil --- Click here to order it now.

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Tammy Hey! Thank you for the friend request. The cover looks really creepy, but the story sounds really interesting. Cant wait to read it!!

Barbara ★ Thanks for the friend request. Hidden Evil sounds interesting. I've added it to my huge TBR list.

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Thanks a bunch for the Goodreads friendship! :)

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