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Tyson Adams

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Tyson started writing after an unfortunate accident with an imagination and a pencil at a young age. He writes because he enjoys it and could totally give it up anytime he wanted.

Tyson has a couple of science degrees, is married with a son, a daughter, and is a vocal proponent of renewable energies and refreshing cups of tea.

Book review: The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski

The Last Wish (The Witcher, #0.5)The Last Wish by Andrzej Sapkowski

My rating: 3 of 5 stars


All decent predictions rhyme.


Geralt of Rivia has a lifetime of adventures. He roams the world looking for monsters to kill and coin for doing so. Not all monsters are easy to kill and not everyone is happy for him to be in their kingdom.


A few years ago I read a couple of Volumes of Witcher comics. I made the comment in my review of them that

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Tyson Adams Zoë wrote: "Hi Tyson

Thanks so much for Friending me. Hope you enjoy FIRST DROP: Charlie Fox book four, when it reaches the top of your TBR pile :)"


Thanks Zoe. Hopefully my newborn son will let me have some reading time this week to make that happen!


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Zoë Sharp Hi Tyson

Thanks so much for Friending me. Hope you enjoy FIRST DROP: Charlie Fox book four, when it reaches the top of your TBR pile :)


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Tyson Adams Joann wrote: "Thanks for the add Tyson...have a great week :)"

You to Joann!


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JoJo Thanks for the add Tyson...have a great week :)


J.G. Keely Thanks for the friend req. Nice Hamer.


Carmel Thanks for the friend request Tyson!!


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