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Allen Zadoff

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Allen Zadoff is the author of the new middle grade action thriller Wild & Chance. The second book in the series Wild & Chance: The Puppy War is coming in 2021 from LBYR. His previous series The Unknown Assassin earned starred reviews and is being developed as a feature film by Will Smith's Overbrook Entertainment.

Allen is a graduate of Cornell University and the Harvard University Institute for Advanced Theatre Training. Visit him on the web at www.allenzadoff.com.
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Picture Q: What was your inspiration for writing The Unknown Assassin Series?

A: The Unknown Assassin did not come to me as a story, but as a character. In this case, the character was a sixteen-year-old boy. He told me he had no name and that he traveled from place to place, assuming a new identity on every mission.  He said his job was to befriend the children of high-value targets so he could get clo Read more of this blog post »
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“Grief. This is what it does to people. It makes them strangers to themselves.”
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“When in doubt, emulate.”
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